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The Arches Roadmap highlights current and upcoming releases, detailing ongoing and planned development of Arches features and capabilities. Information on past releases, with links to release notes, is also included.

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For the most up-to-date roadmap information, visit the Feature Roadmap in the Arches GitHub repository. If you are interested in the development of specific features, enhancement or bug fixes, please see the Issues log in the Arches GitHub repository.

If you have any questions, please post them to the Community Forum or email the Arches Team at


Current Releases


Release Date

Release Notes & Github Issues Addressed


October 2, 2023

  • Upgrade Django to latest patch release

  • Prevent adding nodes or branches to published graphs #9871

  • Fix TypeError when creating new collection in RDM #9885

  • Prevent creation of empty tiles in single csv loader #9873

  • Fix incorrect language labels on concept select widgets #9849

  • Add missing space to row count footer in single csv importer #9913

  • Clean empty strings to None (to enforce field validation) #9895

  • Filter out unpublished graphs in resource instance widget #9906

  • Fix wrap of iiif gallery filter #9891

  • Add mgmt command for validating an Arches database #9853

  • Fix race condition when saving cards in graph designer #9926

  • Fix search on uppercase concept labels #9927

  • Enforce datatype immutability #9956

  • Prevent notifications circle from rendering above expandable content #9910

  • Fix bug where not supplying a graphid or slug to the json-ld api would delete the resource but not save the new one #9969

  • Improve reliability of url for resource report #9977

  • Prevent languages without values from being added to the graph #10033

  • Fix canvas delete function in image service manager #10054

  • Fix select2 disable state #10003

  • Remove duplicate in report #10082

  • Update deprecated nodejs install in ubuntu install script #10010

  • Fix email on search export with Celery #10095

  • Fix search export notifications, re #10084


October 2, 2023

  • Fixes possible out of Memory Error during database migration #9779

  • Fixes multiprocess indexing #9953

  • Fixes notification failure during Celery search export #10085

  • Upgrades Django from 3.2.20 to 3.2.21

Upcoming Releases


Release Date

Release Notes


December 15, 2023

  • Continued Accessibility improvements

  • Improved package manaagement

  • Business data migrations that correspond to graph changes

  • Relationship transversal search 

  • Search component redesign

  • User specific saved searches


June 15, 2024

  • Activity stream edit logs

  • RDM Redesign


December 15, 2024

  • Migrate Arches UI Framework

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Last updated: May 2023