Newsletter Nr. 1               May 2017

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Dear readers,

Welcome to the first edition of the HIRMEOS newsletter. The HIRMEOS newsletter will be disseminated regularly every 2 months and will keep you updated about developments in the project High Integration of Research Monographs in the European Open Science infrastructure (HIRMEOS).

HIRMEOS is a 30-month project funded under the Horizon 2020 Program of the European Commission. It focuses on the monograph as a significant mode of scholarly communication in the Humanities and Social Sciences and tackles the main obstacles of the full integration of important platforms supporting open access monographs and their contents.HIRMEOS supports the network of OPERAS, a distributed Research Infrastructure project for open scholarly communication.

Sincerely,

Andrea Bertino

Goettingen State and University Library

 

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HIRMEOS News


Conferences and Presentations

HIRMEOS at the 1st AEUP Conference, Stockholm University Library, Sweden.

HIRMEOS at the 1st AEUP Conference, Stockholm University Library, Sweden.

The first Conference Workshop of the Association of European University Presses (AEUP) took place on 16th and 17th May in Stockholm. The workshop offered  European publishers linked to a university, a research institute or a learned society as well as their associates and supporters the opportunity to meet, to get to know each other, to network, and to discuss important …

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HIRMEOS at DARIAH-EU Annual Event, Berlin, Germany

HIRMEOS at DARIAH-EU Annual Event, Berlin, Germany

On April 26th and 27th, DARIAH-EU and DARIAH-DE hosted DARIAH’s annual event 2017 at the Harnack House of the Max Planck Society, Berlin. Pierre Mounier (CLEO) was present for HIRMEOS and spoke about the project’s activities. The DARIAH meeting was an excellent opportunity to discuss various issues related to the sustainability of research infrastructures.  

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HIRMEOS at Tempo di Libri - Book Fair Milan, Italy

HIRMEOS at Tempo di Libri - Book Fair Milan, Italy

On Thursday 20th April HIRMEOS participated in the book fair Tempo di Libri in Milan.  Andrea Bertino presented aims, partners and publishing platforms of the HIRMEOS project in the context of a round table with  Pierre Mounier and Paola Mazzocchi, who respectively talked about DOAB and mEDRA. The discussion was moderated by Lorenzo Armando of Lexis Compagnia Editoriale in Torino.

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Kick off meeting, Athens, Jan. 18 2017

Kick off meeting, Athens, Jan. 18 2017

The HIRMEOS project kick off meeting was held in Athens, on January 18. All the participants were present. The Project Coordinator gave a short summary of the main goals, objectives and results of HIRMEOS. Each Working Package leader then described his/her view of the implementation of the WP. Aude Langlais (European project officer CNRS) provided a review of the administrative, …

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Save the Date

• 21st International Conference on Electronic Publishing, Limassol, Cyprus, 6 - 8 June 2017

• CERN Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication, Geneve, Switzerland,  21-23 June 2017

• LODLAM 2017, Venice, Italy, June 28 - 29 2017

• DH BENELUX CONFERENCE 2017, Utrecht, Nederland, 3 - 5 July 2017

• 46th LIBER Annual Conference, University of Patras (Greek), 5 - 7 July 2017

• IFLA Satellite Meeting 2017: Digital Humanities, Berlin15-17 August 2017

• Open-Access-Tage 2017, Dresden 11-13 September 2017

• 9th Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing, Lisbon, 20-21 September 2017

• Frankfurter Buchmesse, Frankfurt a. M. 11-15 October 2017

• FORCE 2017, Berlin, October 25-27 2017

•  Munin Conference on Scholarly Publishing, Tromsø, Norway, 22–23 November 2017

Contact
Pierre Mounier                                           Andrea Bertino
Project Coordinator                                   Communication/Dissemination
OpenEdition                                               Goettingen State and University Library  
pierre.mounier@openedition.org               bertino@sub.uni-goettingen.de

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