Support - Hosting and Help

Archipelago Commons is entirely open source. You are encouraged to extend and configure it in any way you like.

If you don't have the bandwidth to do so, we can help. This project was born at the Metropolitan New York Library Council, where we offer a variety of hosted options and support services. Please contact us at if you have any questions.

Select list of METRO-supported Archipelagos:

Get Involved & Stay Updated

We invite you to share your questions, use cases, and ideas in the Archipelago Google Groups forum.

Another way to interact with us is to visit, subscribe to, and participate in our various active GitHub repositories, where you can always find us writing code and constantly improving Archipelago. The following repositories are dedicated to covering one part of Archipelago's functionality:

Archipelago welcomes and appreciates any type of contribution, from use cases and needs, questions, documentation, devops and configuration and -- of course -- code, fixes, or new features. To make the process less painful, we recommend you first to read our documentation and deploy a local instance. After that please follow this set of guidelines to help you get started.

Archipelago Commons is supported by the following Advisory Board: