Announcing the Beta Release of Our New Digital Repository Software

Posted on August 01, 2019

On Monday, July 29, METRO Library Council released the first beta of Archipelago, a new open source repository system. More information and code for this project can be found at

We are committed to building a constellation of Archipelago repositories for our membership as a core service; multi-tenancy is at the heart of the Archipelago concept.

We’ve got a lot more features on the way, and we’d love your input as we work to build the Archipelago infrastructure. Deploy your own repository by following the documentation at Join our Google group at to share your feedback. We look forward to hearing from you!