Tag Archives: webinar

Panelists discuss open access publishing in the global south for OASPA webinar

(16 December 2016) Xin Bi (Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University/DOAJ), Ina Smith (Academy of Science of South Africa), and Abel Packer (SciELO) recently joined OASPA for a webinar to discuss Open Access Publishing in the Global South. Lars Bjørnshauge (DOAJ) chaired the discussion. The Copyright Clearance Center hosted the webinar. Leyla Williams, Events and Communications Coordinator at […]


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Slides and recording of COAR webinar on Publishing Controlled Vocabularies for Access and Reuse

(16 December 2016) Slides and the recording of the COAR webinar Publishing Controlled Vocabularies for Access and Reuse is now available at https://zenodo.org/record/205931#.WFO853dnl0s. For more about the webinar, please check the webinar website. The announcement is here.


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COAR announces webinar on controlled vocabularies

(30 November 2016) COAR has announced a webinar: Publishing Controlled Vocabularies for Access and Reuse which has Rowan Brownlee from the Australian National Data Service (ANDS) as a speaker. This webinar is initiated by COAR Controlled Vocabularies Interest Group (IGCV),  9am, Central European Time, 15 December 2016. More here.


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The ‘TU Darmstadt’ copyright case neatly explained

(11 July 2016) Participants at a recent EIFL webinar were treated by a leading lawyer involved in the ‘TU Darmstadt’ case to a concise analysis of the key issues decided by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) concerning use of copyright protected works by a library. Over 90 people from 29 countries […]


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Repeat of the Joint EUDAT- OpenAIRE webinar “How to write a Data Management Plan”

(8 July 2016) The DMP is a useful instrument for researchers to reflect on and communicate about the way they will deal with their data. It prompts them to think about how they will generate, analyse and share data during their research project and afterwards. In this webinar Sarah Jones (DCC) and Marjan Grootveld (DANS) […]


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How to write a Data Management Plan

(5 July 2016) OpenAIRE and EUDAT are co-presenting this popular webinar which introduces researchers, data librarians, project coordinators and research officers to the process of writing Data Management Plans. In this webinar, Sarah Jones (DCC) and Marjan Grootveld (DANS) will talk you through what Horizon 2020 requires from a DMP. They will also discuss examples […]


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Research4Life webinar series

(10 March 2016) Research4Life has announced the webinar series “Research4Life: the library that opens doors”. In collaboration with AIMS, the series of webinars will illustrate how Research4Life works, how it is constructed and who can join the partnership. It will briefly present the four Research4Life programs Hinari, AGORA, OARE and ARDI that provide access to the aforementioned research […]


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Webinar: Perpetual Access, Myth and Reality

(10 February 2016) Last month’s perpetual access webinar from CRL can be listened to here. Electronic publishing has changed the collection development paradigm from acquisition to licensing. Unlike printed books and journals, digital content is more often rented than acquired. Also, at this point in the age of digital technologies, electronic publications can be short-lived […]


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EIFL webinar on open access journals and books

23 February 2015) The EIFL Open Access Programme and the EIFL Licensing Programme will hold a joint webinar to show how to search for and find Open Access e-resources. Dom Mitchell from the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) and Ronald Snijder from the Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB) will present their respective platforms and answer any questions. DOAJ is […]


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SCOAP3 webinar & forum: 18 November 2014

(30 October 2014) SCOAP3 invites you to a webinar on 18 November 2014 to outline the achievements to date, discuss the status of the initiative and its future plans. This webinar is delivered in English and is targeted to both librarians and interested parties in the research community. It will be of particular interest to members of institutions […]


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Webinar – breakthrough in UK copyright reform: what does it mean for libraries?

(5 June 2014)  On the 1st June 2014, new amendments to the UK Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 came into force. Hailed by the library community as a breakthrough in copyright law reform, the changes will enable UK librarians in the cultural heritage and educational sectors to provide reasonable access to important works from […]


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Becoming a data librarian – everything you wanted to know

This webinar, “Becoming a data librarian – everything you wanted to know …” on 13 May 2014, 12.00am to 1.00pm Australian Eastern Standard Time, acknowledges that for many librarians, data management is likely to become a component of their role. So, what do these roles involve? What challenges and opportunities does data management offer librarians? […]


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The Current State of Reference: free webinar recording

(27 March 2014)  How has the rapid evolution of digital tools and information access changed the reference landscape? What will reference look like in 2, 5, and 10 years? On 19 March the Special Library Association and SAGE held a free webinar featuring Elisabeth Leonard, Market Research Analyst for SAGE. Elisabeth unveiled the preliminary results of a SAGE […]


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ACS open access webinar archived and available

(18 December 2013) If you missed this webinar ACS has thoughfully uploaded it. Use this link (http://event.on24.com/r.htm?e=719199&s=1&k=C0C33B8E28BEDF036E2AFECA0FCFCA32), then complete the registration fields, hit register, and choose “launch” on the next screen to view.


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Text Mining: What it is and How to Get Started, May 15, 2013, An NFAIS Webinar

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 11:00am – 12:30pm Featured Expert: Jonathan Clark, founder of Jonathan Clark & Partners. Jonathan is an independent advisor on strategy and innovation in assisting publishing professionals to re-invent their businesses, products and processes. During this webinar, he will amplify on the research report he recently authored for the Publishing Research Consortium, […]


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