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Call for Rapporteurs

სამ, 08/09/2020 - 16:01

LIBER and Scientific Knowledge Services (SKS) are co-organising a series of five online workshops that will bring together EOSC Stakeholder groups that represent end-users and intermediaries/trainers, research/academic libraries and researchers. The topics that will be covered during the workshops include Architecture, FAIR data, Landscape, Rules of Participation, Sustainability and Skills and Training. We welcome applications…

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Comments on the Current State of European Research Libraries during the COVID-19 Pandemic

ორშ, 07/09/2020 - 13:00

With the overwhelming impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has caused, research librarians are faced with several issues which affect their work and services. This also includes budget challenges which result from the need to offer access to research materials outside the premises, their use in teaching, and additional access to digital materials.    LIBER continues…

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Survey on Open Access diamond journals: 2000 contributions already. Do we have yours?

ორშ, 07/09/2020 - 12:03

In July, OPERAS and a consortium of partners launched a survey to conduct a study commissioned by cOAlition S on open access journals and platforms that are free of charge for readers and authors (also known as the “diamond journals”).  So far, OPREAS reports that almost 2000 journals have participated in the survey. However,  the…

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Open Science Training: How to Implement Methods and Practices in European Research Libraries

ოთხ, 02/09/2020 - 18:40

One of our members and part of our executive board, Cécile Swiatek co-chaired our LIBER Digital Skills for Library Staff and Researchers Working Group for its duration (2018-2020). She has recently given an interview about the results of the working group’s efforts in implementing methods and practices in European Libraries. Open Science is a field…

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New Open Science Discussion Series

ოთხ, 02/09/2020 - 13:29

LIBER continues to work hard to support any efforts towards making Open Science the undisputed paradigm for using and publishing scientific knowledge across communities and across Europe. Starting in a few weeks, a webinar and a discussion series will begin, precisely to maintain a healthy momentum towards this endeavor. A joint project of OCLC and…

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Call for a reinforcement of the European cultural and educational dimension

ოთხ, 26/08/2020 - 18:49

Together with EBLIDA (European Bureau of Library, Information and Documentation Associations), IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions), NAPLE (National Authorities on Public Libraries in Europe), PL 2030 (Public Libraries 2030) and SPARC Europe (Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition), LIBER has signed a call for stronger financial support for culture, education, research and…

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