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Industry Update: Ubiquity Press

Industry Update: Ubiquity Press

Ubiquity Press, an open access publisher and publishing services platform provider, is launching a new institutional repository for the community. An official Samvera Community Partner, Ubiquity has been working intensively to bring the new Hyku repository to the point of market readiness, in part through a project with the British Library. The repository supports a […]

Industry Update: IEEE Xplore Digital Library

Industry Update: IEEE Xplore Digital Library

Academic institutions, companies, and government organizations are at the centre of ground-breaking technological advancements, and students, researchers, and faculty rely on the IEEE Xplore digital library for their research needs. IEEE Xplore provides your institution with opportunities for technical development by bringing people, ideas, and technology together in areas ranging from aerospace systems, computers, and […]

Our 2019 Annual Conference Is Fully Booked

Our 2019 Annual Conference Is Fully Booked

The 2019 LIBER Annual Conference (26-28 June, Dublin) is fully booked. We are thrilled that over 400 delegates will join us at Trinity College Dublin for LIBER 2019, but understand that many people who did not manage to register will be disappointed. There is a waiting list. To add your name, please create an account […]

Industry Update: OpenEdition

Industry Update: OpenEdition

OpenEdition is a comprehensive digital publishing infrastructure at the service of scientific information in the Humanities and social Sciences. The OpenEdition portal includes four publishing and communication platforms: OpenEdition Journals (500 journals)  OpenEdition Books (6,700 books from 90 publishers), Hypotheses (2,700 research blogs) and Calenda (40,000 announcements). This French public non-profit initiative, supported by major research institutions, is celebrating its 20th anniversary […]

Industry Update: Esploro at the University of Surrey

Industry Update: Esploro at the University of Surrey

Many academic libraries recognize the need for a systematic and efficient approach for managing research output & data, to eliminate effort duplication, reduce burden on stakeholders, and increase exposure of institutional research. Ex Libris Esploro, a cloud-based research services solution provides institutions with a unified system of records, and improves the impact, visibility, and compliance […]

Satellite Event: Library Carpentry Instructor Training for Librarians

Satellite Event: Library Carpentry Instructor Training for Librarians

Need data science training? Consider participating in a special LIBER 2019 Satellite Event, Library Carpentry Instructor Training for Librarians, on 24-25 June. This workshop, which teaches you how to teach technical subjects better, is organized by the Library Carpentry community. The organisers have kindly offered a discounted rate for staff working in LIBER libraries. What […]

Industry Update: ACS Publications

Industry Update: ACS Publications

ACS Publications announces the addition of ACS Materials Letters to its portfolio of journals, responding to the needs of the ever-expanding and fast-paced global research community focused on materials science. The journal began accepting submissions in early February, with its first articles and issues appearing online a few months thereafter. The journal is dedicated to publishing the […]

Industry Update: Esploro Research Services Solution

Industry Update: Esploro Research Services Solution

Academic libraries are often at the crossroads of increasing their involvement in institutional research activities, primarily by improving management of research data and output, leveraging their expertise in data curation, resource management, and content dissemination. Libraries are already supporting various research activities, but are often challenged to scale up to support more researchers and demonstrate […]

Industry Update: CCS and DPI Scanning Ireland

Industry Update: CCS and DPI Scanning Ireland

docWorks is the first software choice for any institution interested in library digitization. docWorks combines all conversion steps, scan correction, layout analysis, OCR and METS/ALTO export, in a single workflow. The seamless and automated process is fast and cost effective as it eliminates transfer errors and lost data deliveries. METS/ALTO ensures that your data is […]

Industry Update: Springer Nature

Industry Update: Springer Nature

Springer Nature advances discovery by publishing robust and insightful research, supporting the development of new areas of knowledge, making ideas and information accessible around the world, and leading the way on open access. Key to this is our ability to provide the best possible service to the whole research community: helping authors to share their […]