On 22nd to 23rd of November 2017 the MUNIN conference on scholarly publishing has taken place at the Arctic University of Norway in Tromsø. The conference is an annual event primarily focussing on Open Access, Open Data and Open Science. We took
Here you can read our Newsletter Nr. 3 October 2017 : HIRMEOS Newsletter 3 – October 2017
This first-of-a-kind report from Knowledge Exchange maps the landscape for Open Access books in the Knowledge Exchange countries; Finland, Netherlands, UK, France, Denmark and Germany, together with Norway and Austria. Title: A landscape study on open access and monographs: Policies, funding and
The second HIRMEOS project meeting was hosted by DARIAH in Berlin at the Centre Marc Bloch on Monday September 18th 2017.
The first major technical improvement of the publishing platforms involved in the project has been achieved. The Work Package lead by the Greek National Documentation Center (EKT) has enabled four of the five book platforms – Ubiquity Press had already
The Open Science Fair 2017, an initiative of four EU funded projects (OpenAIRE, OpenUP, OpenMinTed and FOSTER), brought together in Athens more than 300 experts from Europe and around the globe to discuss the latest developments, challenges and future prospects in
Unlocking the digital potential of scholarly monographs in 21st century research (based on the article in LIBER Quarterly, LIBER Quarterly. 27(1), pp.194–211. DOI: http://doi.org/10.18352/lq.10174 Welcome to the discussion on the six action points! We consider this an open discussion and
Unlocking the digital potential of scholarly monographs in 21st century research Authors: Margo Bargheer ,Zeki Mustafa Dogan, Wolfram Horstmann, Mike Mertens, Andrea Rapp DOI: http://doi.org/10.18352/lq.10174 Abstract In the light of new digital production and dissemination practices, the scholarly publishing system
“The Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA) is a trade association that was established in 2008 in order to represent the interests of Open Access (OA) publishers globally in all scientific, technical and scholarly disciplines. This mission is carried out through
The 11th Open Access Days took place from 11-13 September in Dresden. The hosts were the Sächsische Landesbibliothek – Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Dresden (SLUB), the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) and the Technische Universität Dresden (TUD) – under the umbrella of DRESDEN-concept.ev.