May 20, 2022

Repositories: University of Alberta Joins Hydra as Formal Partner

From the Hydra Website (also posted on Yale University Library IT News and Announcements

The University of Alberta has well over a decade of experience in large-scale digitization and repository projects, and has a strong team of librarians, developers, data curators and other experts migrating their existing systems to what they are calling “Hydra North.”


Their primary areas of focus in this will be research data management, digital archives, and highly scalable object storage.

Direct to Hydra Website

See Also: Complete List of Hydra Partners and Institutions Working with the Project

See Also: HydraNorth on GitHub

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.