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Get the latest news and info about upcoming events

Get the latest news and info about upcoming events

Upcoming Events

2024 Library Publishing Forum
May 15-16, 2024
Minneapolis, Minnesota
More information coming soon!

Association of University Presses Annual Meeting
June 11-13, 2024
Montreal, Quebec
More information coming soon!

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  • September 9: Quire v0.20.0 is released, including the new multilevel subsection feature
  • May 13: The new Quire website is launched to the community
  • April 6: Quire v0.19.0 released, including IIIF compatibility
  • February 18: Quire community forum is launched via GitHub Discussions


Past Events

College Art Association Conference (CAA)February 15-17, 202430-minute Quire demonstrations at Booth # 205
MCN (Museum Computer Network)November 10, 2023“A Community Effort: Digital Publishing with Open-Source Tools,” moderated by Erin Cecele Dunigan (Quire) with Duane Degler (Design for Context) and Caitlin Sweeney (Wildenstein Plattner Institute)
Price Lab for Digital Humanities and Penn LibrariesNovember 8, 2023“A Day of Digital Publishing & Quire,” featuring Cosette Alonso Bruhns (Penn Libraries), Chris Diaz (formerly Northwestern University Libraries), Erin Cecele Dunigan (Quire), Matt K. Gold (CUNY Graduate Center/Manifold), Liz Neely (Georgia O’Keefe Museum), Stewart Varner (Price Lab for Digital Humanities)
National Museum Publishing SeminarAugust 29, 2023Quire Community Meet-Up, featuring Meghan Gray & Stephanie Alger (Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art); Will Gillham (Amon Carter Museum of American Art); Valerie Hellstein (Denver Art Museum); and Stephanie Rebick (Vancouver Gallery of Art)
National Museum Publishing SeminarAugust 28, 2023“Gauging the Impact of Digital Publications,” moderated by Erin Cecele Dunigan (Quire) with Allison Levy (Brown University Library), Lauren Makholm (Art Institute of Chicago), and Liz Neely (Georgia O’Keeffe Museum)
Association of Academic Presses (AUP) Biennial Virtual Annual MeetingJune 8, 2023“Open Publishing Platforms: A User’s Guide Part 1: Platforms Developed by AUPress Members,” moderated by Daniel McShane (Suny Press) with Alison Cobra (University of Calgary Press), Jason Colman (Michigan Publishing Services) and Erin Cecele Dunigan (Quire)
Association of Academic Museums and Galleries (AAMG)June 12-15, 2023Sponsor and Exhibitor
Museums and the Web (MW)April 14, 2023“How to Quire,” with Greg Albers and Erin Cecele Dunigan
College Art Association Conference (CAA)February 16-18, 202330-minute Quire demonstrations at Booth # 218
IIIF Museums Community Group MeetingMay 10, 2022“Leveraging IIIF Resources with Getty’s Open-Source Digital Publishing Tool,” with Greg Albers and Erin Cecele Dunigan.
Museum Publishing Digital Interest Group (MuPuDig) WebinarFebruary 22, 2022Reflections on the one-year anniversary of Quire publication, French Paintings and Pastels, 1600–1945: The Collections of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, with Stephanie Alger (Digital Publishing Assistant), Brigid Boyle (Block Family Foundation Doctoral Fellow), and Meghan Gray (Project Manager, Curatorial Associate in European Arts),
Open Publishing FestNovember 11, 2021“Quire: Getty’s Open-Source Digital Publishing Tool,” with Erin Cecele Dunigan and Greg Albers.
MuseumNext: Digital Collections SummitOctober 6, 2021“Opening Access: Getty’s Approach to Digital Collection Catalogues,” with Erin Cecele Dunigan
National Museum Publishing Seminar (NMPS)August 2, 2021“Digital Publishing Today: Three Case Studies” moderated by Erin Cecele Dunigan (Quire), with Alex Bortolot (Minneapolis Institute of Art), Heather Brand (Museum of Fine Arts, Houston), and Emmet Byrne (Walker Art Center) presenting recent collections-based digital publishing projects.
IIIF Annual ConferenceJune 23, 2021“Quire & IIIF: Implementing a User-Friendly Workflow for Digital Publishing,” with Greg Albers, Erin Cecele Dunigan, Matthew Hrudka, and Hannah Balenda.
Museum Computer Network (MCN)Nov 10, 2020“Quire—A Sustainable Digital Publishing Solution for Museums of All Sizes,” with Amanda Helton and Kathryn Wade from the San José Museum of Art
National Museum Publishing Seminar (NMPS)July 2020“Think Digital, Part 1: Conceptualizing; Part 2: Implementing,” with Greg Albers.
Open Publishing FestMay 28, 2020“Quire: Multiformat Publishing Solutions for Art Books and Beyond,” with Greg Albers, Erin Dunigan, Jayna Swartzman-Brosky, Nancy Um, and Amanda Helton,
Museum Computer Network (MCN)Nov 3, 2019“Plague Water for Everyone! How open source digital publishing can organize & amplify multi-partner research projects,” with Alex Bortolot and Kris Thayer from the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Later reprised in January 2020 for the Museum Publishing Digital Interest Group,
Webinar: Quire DemoJuly 11 & 26, 2018A 90-minute webinar demonstrating Quire installation and basic operation,
Association of University Presses (AUP)June 18, 2018“Publishing Digital Projects,” with Greg Albers presenting on Quire alongside panelists representing other projects from the University of British Columbia Press, Stanford University Press, and Wayne State University Libraries.
Library Publishing Forum (LPF)May 21, 2018“Owned by the Academy: A Preconference on Open Source Publishing Software,” with Greg Albers presenting Quire in a lightning talk and showcase session.
National Museum Publishing Seminar (NMPS)May 3, 2018“Quire Digital Publishing Platform: Demo and Q&A,” with Greg Albers and Sarah Wambold.
Museums and the Web (MW)April 18, 2018“Sustainable MultiFormat Digital Publishing with Quire,” a half-day workshop with Greg Albers and Sarah Wambold.
Making Scholarly Digital PublicationsApril 5–6, 2018A two-day convening hosted by Getty, USC, and Brown University, and including teams from a variety of platforms: Quire, Fulcrum, Editoria, Scalar, and Manifold.
College Art Association (CAA)Feb 23, 2018“Open-Source Digital Publishing with Quire,” a workshop with Greg Albers and Sarah Wambold.
Museum Computer Network (MCN)November 7, 2017“Hands on with Static Site Generators: Publishing Modern Sites with a 1990s Approach,” a half-day Quire workshop with Greg Albers and Eric Gardner.