LIBER and DARIAH-EU signed cooperation agreement: « Advancing digital research is a joint effort »

« Representatives of DARIAH-EU and LIBER have met in Lausanne, Switzerland, to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU). The MoU defines … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER and DARIAH-EU signed cooperation agreement: « Advancing digital research is a joint effort » »

LIBER: Webinar video: Are the FAIR data guidelines really fair?

« The FAIR Data Principles are a hot topic in research data management. Their adoption within the H2020 funding programme means … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER: Webinar video: Are the FAIR data guidelines really fair? »

Towards a competitive and sustainable OA market in Europe – A study of the Open Access market and policy environment

« In October 2016,  Research Consulting, within the scope of the OpenAIRE Work Package dealing with the FP7 Post Grant Open Access … Continuer la lecture de « Towards a competitive and sustainable OA market in Europe – A study of the Open Access market and policy environment »

LIBER: The Leiden Manifesto under review: What libraries can learn from it

« This paper is a critical discussion of the Leiden Manifesto for libraries already engaged in bibliometric practices. It offers practical … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER: The Leiden Manifesto under review: What libraries can learn from it »

Research Data Services in European Academic Research Libraries

(…) This article presents the results of a survey of directors of the Association of European Research Libraries (LIBER) academic … Continuer la lecture de « Research Data Services in European Academic Research Libraries »

LIBER Webinar: Are the FAIR Data Principles Fair?

« The FAIR Data Principles are a hot topic in research data managment. Their adoption within the H2020 funding programme means … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER Webinar: Are the FAIR Data Principles Fair? »

EU Copyright Reform: LIBER Joins Leading Research Groups In Call For More Change

« In a statement released today, LIBER, CESAER, EUA, LERU and Science Europe — which together represent hundreds of universities, libraries, … Continuer la lecture de « EU Copyright Reform: LIBER Joins Leading Research Groups In Call For More Change »

LIBER Responds to EC Consultation on Publishers’ Role in the Copyright Value Chain

« (…) On behalf of the LIBER Copyright Working Group, who compiled this response, we would like to thank our LIBER … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER Responds to EC Consultation on Publishers’ Role in the Copyright Value Chain »

Be Open to Open Science: Stakeholders Should Prepare for the Future, not Cling to the Past

« On May 27 2016, EU Member States affirmed their commitment to accelerating the advancement of knowledge and boosting innovation and competitiveness in … Continuer la lecture de « Be Open to Open Science: Stakeholders Should Prepare for the Future, not Cling to the Past »

Green Light for Open Access: Aligning Europe’s OA Policies

« Open Access was in the spotlight on 17-18 May at the Green Light For Open Access Conference in Amsterdam. The … Continuer la lecture de « Green Light for Open Access: Aligning Europe’s OA Policies »

Horizon 2020 Work Programme Opportunities

« The upcoming calls in the H2020 work programme 2016/2017 offer new opportunities for LIBER and LIBER members to participate in … Continuer la lecture de « Horizon 2020 Work Programme Opportunities »

Libraries Fight for Public, Not Commercial Interests: A Response to Comments at the International Publishers’ Congress 2016

« LIBER has co-signed a letter in response to comments made by Hachette Livre CEO Arnaud Nourry at this week’s International Publishers’ … Continuer la lecture de « Libraries Fight for Public, Not Commercial Interests: A Response to Comments at the International Publishers’ Congress 2016 »

Nordic university library leaders discuss challenges of the future

« … For thousands of years, libraries have been used as a way to gather and preserve knowledge in printed books. … Continuer la lecture de « Nordic university library leaders discuss challenges of the future »

IFLA signs The Hague Declaration: Immediate reform to IP Laws!

« … The Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche (LIBER), launched The Hague Declaration on Knowledge Discovery in the Digital Age … Continuer la lecture de « IFLA signs The Hague Declaration: Immediate reform to IP Laws! »

L’Union européenne ‘en retard’ pour l’exploration de textes et de données

« … Le 19 février dernier, l’ancien président de la Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche, Paul Ayris, est intervenu à … Continuer la lecture de « L’Union européenne ‘en retard’ pour l’exploration de textes et de données »

LIBER signs the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment

« At the October Executive Board meeting in Lausanne  the LIBER Executive Board agreed to sign the San Francisco Declaration on Research … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER signs the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment »

Research in the big data era: legal, social and technical approaches to large text and data sets

« Full papers are available  from IFLA’s Library – Mining large datasets for thehumanities PETER LEONARD (…) – Do we need to believe Data/Tangible … Continuer la lecture de « Research in the big data era: legal, social and technical approaches to large text and data sets »

LIBER Statement on Enabling Open Science

« On the eve of the closing of the European Consultation on Science 2.0, LIBER has issued a statement both welcoming … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER Statement on Enabling Open Science »

European Commission Thinks Again on Copyright White Paper

« …The pause in the publication of the White Paper is good news for LIBER and LERU because it is an … Continuer la lecture de « European Commission Thinks Again on Copyright White Paper »

Want information from LIBER 2014? You’ll find it here!

« We’re putting as much information from the conference as possible online. Here are some of the ways to learn about … Continuer la lecture de « Want information from LIBER 2014? You’ll find it here! »

11 Case Studies Released on Research Data Management in Libraries

« In July 2012, LIBER’s E-Science working group released ‘Ten recommendations for libraries to get started with research data management’. Since … Continuer la lecture de « 11 Case Studies Released on Research Data Management in Libraries »

European Research Organisations Call On Elsevier To Withdraw TDM Policy

« … Our request has been laid out and explained in an open letter to Michiel Kolman, Senior VP Global Academic Relations at … Continuer la lecture de « European Research Organisations Call On Elsevier To Withdraw TDM Policy »

LIBER and LERU Oppose TDM Position in EPC’s Copyright Vision 2014

« LIBER and LERU (the League of European Research Universities) have released a letter which publicly states our opposition to the European Publishers Council’s … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER and LERU Oppose TDM Position in EPC’s Copyright Vision 2014 »

LIBER Welcomes the Publication of UK University Expenditure on Journal Packages

« LIBER welcomes the recent publication of figures showing UK university expenditure on Elsevier’s journal packages. The figures shine a light … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER Welcomes the Publication of UK University Expenditure on Journal Packages »

LIBER Joins the Call For Balanced Copyright Laws

« LIBER has joined more than 50 library, archive and research institutions from countries across the European Union and internationally in … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER Joins the Call For Balanced Copyright Laws »

LIBER response to Elsevier’s text and data mining policy

« In response to the recent launch of Elsevier’s policy on text and data mining, LIBER has produced a discussion paper … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER response to Elsevier’s text and data mining policy »

LIBER Responds to EU Copyright Review

« LIBER has submitted its response to the European Commission consultation on copyright rules. On behalf of our network of library … Continuer la lecture de « LIBER Responds to EU Copyright Review »

Workshop report from The Perfect Swell: defining the ideal conditions for the growth of text and data mining in Europe

 » … LIBER, has taken the lead on this issue and, in conjunction with Copyright4Creativity, organised a workshop on the 29th … Continuer la lecture de « Workshop report from The Perfect Swell: defining the ideal conditions for the growth of text and data mining in Europe »

Launch of Digital Preservation Business Case Toolkit

 » Do you need to write a business case for a digital preservation initiative? A new toolkit may help. It provides … Continuer la lecture de « Launch of Digital Preservation Business Case Toolkit »

Library and Repository Communities Join Together to Identify New Competencies for Academic Librarians

 » The Association of Research Libraries (ARL), the Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL), the Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR), … Continuer la lecture de « Library and Repository Communities Join Together to Identify New Competencies for Academic Librarians »