Göttingen State, University Library and De Gruyter Launch an Open Access Book Transformation Project for the Humanities

« De Gruyter and a consortium led by the Göttingen State and University Library (SUB Göttingen) have launched a project to … Continuer la lecture de « Göttingen State, University Library and De Gruyter Launch an Open Access Book Transformation Project for the Humanities »

What’s the DEAL?: An Interview with Springer Nature’s Dagmar Laging

« In late August, Springer Nature and Germany’s Projekt DEAL announced that they had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) laying … Continuer la lecture de « What’s the DEAL?: An Interview with Springer Nature’s Dagmar Laging »

The blockchain strategy of the German federal government: bloxberg as an example of the application of blockchain technology in science

« The German federal government refers to the bloxberg-initiative of the Max Planck Society in their recently published strategy paper on … Continuer la lecture de « The blockchain strategy of the German federal government: bloxberg as an example of the application of blockchain technology in science »

OA2020-DE research report on the number of publications at German science institutions published

« OA2020-DE research report on the number of publications and distribution of scientific articles in the context of open-access transformation at … Continuer la lecture de « OA2020-DE research report on the number of publications at German science institutions published »

SWIB19 – 11th Semantic Web in Libraries Conference 25 – 27 November 2019 in Hamburg [programme]

« SWIB conference (Semantic Web in Libraries) is an annual conference, being held for the 11th time, focusing on Linked Open … Continuer la lecture de « SWIB19 – 11th Semantic Web in Libraries Conference 25 – 27 November 2019 in Hamburg [programme] »

Posters and Demos at SEMANTiCS 2019, 9th -12th September 2019, Karlsruhe, Germany

« This volume contains the proceedings of the Poster and Demo Track of the 15th International Conference on Semantic Systems, SEMANTiCS … Continuer la lecture de « Posters and Demos at SEMANTiCS 2019, 9th -12th September 2019, Karlsruhe, Germany »

SEMANTiCS 2019 « The Power of AI and Knowledge Graphs », Sept. 09-12, 2019 , Karlsruhe (Germany) [programme]

« SEMANTiCS conference is the leading European conference on Semantic Technologies and AI. Researchers, industry experts and business leaders can develop … Continuer la lecture de « SEMANTiCS 2019 « The Power of AI and Knowledge Graphs », Sept. 09-12, 2019 , Karlsruhe (Germany) [programme] »

PROJEKT DEAL and SPRINGER NATURE reach understanding on world´s largest transformative Open Access agreement

« (…) A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed today between MPDL Services, on behalf of Projekt DEAL, and Springer Nature sets … Continuer la lecture de « PROJEKT DEAL and SPRINGER NATURE reach understanding on world´s largest transformative Open Access agreement »

The 1st convention for communities who create open books and knowledge resources: The SprintCon on October 21, 2019 in Hannover

« The SprintCon is the pre-conference of the Twenty-First International Conference on Grey Literature (GL21). We build upon the experience of … Continuer la lecture de « The 1st convention for communities who create open books and knowledge resources: The SprintCon on October 21, 2019 in Hannover »

Wiley’s New Open Access Agreement With Germany and What It Means for You

« Projekt DEAL and Wiley have partnered to support institutions and researchers to advance open research, drive discovery, and develop and … Continuer la lecture de « Wiley’s New Open Access Agreement With Germany and What It Means for You »

Research Data Management: Toolbox for successful institutional Services

« What do we do with the data, some researchers wonder. Central university institutions want to provide answers on how they … Continuer la lecture de « Research Data Management: Toolbox for successful institutional Services »

Open Access becomes normality – DEAL-Wiley agreement comes into effect on 1 July 2019

(…) On 1 July 2019, the DEAL agreement with Wiley will become fully effective. The agreement provides members of the … Continuer la lecture de « Open Access becomes normality – DEAL-Wiley agreement comes into effect on 1 July 2019 »

ROSI (Reference Implementation for Open Scientometric Indicators) [diaporama]

« Presentation about ROSI (Reference Implementation for Open Scientometric Indicators) project at Workshop on Open Scientometric Data Infrastructures, Centre for Science … Continuer la lecture de « ROSI (Reference Implementation for Open Scientometric Indicators) [diaporama] »

Results of the 3rd GO FAIR Workshop for the German Research Community

“GO BUILD – GO CHANGE – GO TRAIN – Ways for the German Community to Contribute to GO FAIR” « On … Continuer la lecture de « Results of the 3rd GO FAIR Workshop for the German Research Community »

Proceedings of the International Conference on Process Mining (ICPM) Demo Track, Aachen, Germany, June 24-26, 2019

« This proceedings volume collects the papers presented at the ICPM DemoTrack 2019, which was part of the 1st International Conference … Continuer la lecture de « Proceedings of the International Conference on Process Mining (ICPM) Demo Track, Aachen, Germany, June 24-26, 2019 »

Results of the 3rd Germany GOes FAIR Workshop for the German Research Community

« GO BUILD – GO CHANGE – GO TRAIN – Ways for the German Community to Contribute to GO FAIR On … Continuer la lecture de « Results of the 3rd Germany GOes FAIR Workshop for the German Research Community »

Successful Kick-off for Germany’s National Research Data Infrastructure

« On 13 and 14 May 2019, the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) hosted an initial conference in Bonn focusing … Continuer la lecture de « Successful Kick-off for Germany’s National Research Data Infrastructure »

First international blockchain for science: bloxberg

« Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) initiates global research project Securing scientific information online and worldwide with no risk of manipulation: … Continuer la lecture de « First international blockchain for science: bloxberg »

Vous prendrez bien un petit Barcamp avant de passer à la conférence ?

« Marlene’s corner poursuit les collaborations en accueillant un nouvel invité : Romain Féret, chargé de mission Open Access et données … Continuer la lecture de « Vous prendrez bien un petit Barcamp avant de passer à la conférence ? »

BIR 2019 / 8th International Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval* – Cologne, Germany, April 14th, 2019 [book of proceedings]

*co-located with the 41st European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2019) « The Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval workshop series (BIR) at ECIR … Continuer la lecture de « BIR 2019 / 8th International Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval* – Cologne, Germany, April 14th, 2019 [book of proceedings] »

41st European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2019, Cologne, Germany, April 14–18, 2019 [Proceedings, Part I and Part II]

« The 41st European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR) was held in Cologne, Germany, during April 14–18, 2019, and brought together … Continuer la lecture de « 41st European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2019, Cologne, Germany, April 14–18, 2019 [Proceedings, Part I and Part II] »

SILVER SPONSOR COPERNICUS PUBLICATIONS ANSWERS OUR QUESTIONS ON DOAJ AND OPEN ACCESS

Dr Xenia van Edig, Business Development, answers our questions. « (…) What is Copernicus doing to support that development? Do you … Continuer la lecture de « SILVER SPONSOR COPERNICUS PUBLICATIONS ANSWERS OUR QUESTIONS ON DOAJ AND OPEN ACCESS »

Open Science Conference 2019 (OSC19), Berlin, Germany, 18-20 March 2019 [diaporamas]

« The Open Science Conference 2019 is the 6th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Open Science. It is dedicated … Continuer la lecture de « Open Science Conference 2019 (OSC19), Berlin, Germany, 18-20 March 2019 [diaporamas] »

Meaning and Opportunities of the DEAL-Wiley Contract for the Open-Access Transformation

« With the signing of the Wiley contract on 15 January 2019, the alliance project DEAL has achieved key project goals: … Continuer la lecture de « Meaning and Opportunities of the DEAL-Wiley Contract for the Open-Access Transformation »

bloxberg – The novel Blockchain Consortium for Science

« The Max Planck Digital Library is pleased to announce the new research project bloxberg: the first trusted research infrastructure Twelve … Continuer la lecture de « bloxberg – The novel Blockchain Consortium for Science »

Deal reveals what scientists in Germany are paying for open access

« Project Deal, a consortium of libraries, universities, and research institutes in Germany, has unveiled an unprecedented deal with a major … Continuer la lecture de « Deal reveals what scientists in Germany are paying for open access »

The Importance of CRIS in Promoting the Visibility of Data Publications

« In order to enhance researchers’ commitment to research data management it has to be ensured that their activities do not … Continuer la lecture de « The Importance of CRIS in Promoting the Visibility of Data Publications »

Projekt DEAL – John Wiley & Son Publish and Read Agreement

« Full text of the “Publish&Read” agreement between Project DEAL and Wiley signed 15th January 2019. (…) »

SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications will start the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1.1.2019

« 14 scientific institutions have joined the national opt-in consortium for the central payment processing of APCs for articles of all … Continuer la lecture de « SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications will start the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1.1.2019 »

Change ahead: How do smaller publishers perceive open access?

« (…) While libraries and funding bodies in German-speaking countries have been negotiating Open Access Agreements with large publishers for years … Continuer la lecture de « Change ahead: How do smaller publishers perceive open access? »

Wiley and Projekt DEAL partner to enhance the future of scholarly research and publishing in Germany

« Wiley and Projekt DEAL establish groundbreaking partnership for Germany to pilot new publishing models, better enable researchers to create and … Continuer la lecture de « Wiley and Projekt DEAL partner to enhance the future of scholarly research and publishing in Germany »

Springer and Labster partner to bring the future of science education to thousands of German students

« Today Springer and Labster announce their partnership to bring engaging lab simulations to the thousands of students using Springer resources. … Continuer la lecture de « Springer and Labster partner to bring the future of science education to thousands of German students »

DINI (Deutsche Initiative für Netzwerkinformation) position paper on ORCID published

« The position paper “Author Identification Using the Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)” was published within the framework of the … Continuer la lecture de « DINI (Deutsche Initiative für Netzwerkinformation) position paper on ORCID published »

Technical Introduction To The ORCID API – ORCID-DE Workshop, 8 November 2018 in Bielefeld, Germany [diaporama]

« Plan Are you already using any of the enabled systems that support ORCID? Which system(s) would you like to connect … Continuer la lecture de « Technical Introduction To The ORCID API – ORCID-DE Workshop, 8 November 2018 in Bielefeld, Germany [diaporama] »

OA2020-DE and Knowledge Unlatched planning large-scale conversion of journals to Open Access

« OA202-DE, the German National Contact Point Open Access, and Knowledge Unlatched (KU), the central platform for sustainable Open Access (OA) … Continuer la lecture de « OA2020-DE and Knowledge Unlatched planning large-scale conversion of journals to Open Access »

APCs – Mirroring the impact factor or legacy of the subscription-based model? (.pdf)

« With the ongoing open-access transformation, article processing charges (APCs) are gaining importance as the dominant business model for scientific open-access … Continuer la lecture de « APCs – Mirroring the impact factor or legacy of the subscription-based model? (.pdf) »

Predatory Publishing: « Publication Lists Are Overrated »

« Quantitative metrics are playing an increasingly important role in the assessment of academic careers. Wilhelm Krull, Secretary General of the … Continuer la lecture de « Predatory Publishing: « Publication Lists Are Overrated » »

GBV (German Common Library Network) Association Conference 2018: How libraries embrace the digital transformation

« As a prelude to the 22nd Association Conference of the German Common Library Network (Verbundkonferenz des Gemeinsamen Bibliotheksverbund – GBV), … Continuer la lecture de « GBV (German Common Library Network) Association Conference 2018: How libraries embrace the digital transformation »

DFG Statement on the Establishment of “cOAlition S” to Support Open Access

« A number of European research funding organisations (cOAlition S) – with the support of the European Commission including the European … Continuer la lecture de « DFG Statement on the Establishment of “cOAlition S” to Support Open Access »

Doctorate in transition [English translation of Promotion im Umbruch (2017)]

« The institutional responsibility for doctoral studies at universities must be strengthened, the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, acatech – National … Continuer la lecture de « Doctorate in transition [English translation of Promotion im Umbruch (2017)] »

More than 5,000 German scientists have published papers in pseudo-scientific journals

« More than 5,000 German scientists have published papers in pseudo-scientific journals, according to reporting undertaken by German public broadcasters NDR … Continuer la lecture de « More than 5,000 German scientists have published papers in pseudo-scientific journals »

TIB facilitates literature supply despite Elsevier blocking access to electronic journals

« Almost 800 journals available via TIB Document Delivery Talks between the scientific publisher Elsevier and the German Rectors’ Conference (HRK), … Continuer la lecture de « TIB facilitates literature supply despite Elsevier blocking access to electronic journals »

DEAL and Elsevier negotiations: Elsevier demands unacceptable for the academic community

“The excessive demands put forward by Elsevier have left us with no choice but to suspend negotiations between the publisher … Continuer la lecture de « DEAL and Elsevier negotiations: Elsevier demands unacceptable for the academic community »

6e forum de la coopération franco-allemande en Recherche : pour une collaboration approfondie

« Frédérique Vidal, ministre de l’Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche et de l’Innovation, a rencontré Anja Karliczek, ministre fédérale allemande de … Continuer la lecture de « 6e forum de la coopération franco-allemande en Recherche : pour une collaboration approfondie »

Allemagne : Funding Information Infrastructures for Research [.pdf]

« This strategy paper discusses the funding activities of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) in the area of scientific … Continuer la lecture de « Allemagne : Funding Information Infrastructures for Research [.pdf] »

Open Science Conference 2018, March 13-14, 2018, Berlin, Germany [diaporamas]

« The Open Science Conference 2018 is the 5th international conference organized by the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is … Continuer la lecture de « Open Science Conference 2018, March 13-14, 2018, Berlin, Germany [diaporamas] »

American Chemical Society partners with leading Societies to support ChemRxiv™

« The American Chemical Society (ACS) today announced its partnership with the Royal Society of Chemistry and the German Chemical Society … Continuer la lecture de « American Chemical Society partners with leading Societies to support ChemRxiv™ »

University Library Technical University of Munich: Copyright Information

« The German Copyright in the Information Society Amending Law (Urheberrechts-Wissensgesellschafts-Gesetz – UrhWissG) comes into force on 1 March 2018 and … Continuer la lecture de « University Library Technical University of Munich: Copyright Information »

Max-Planck-Gesellschaft to grow open access publishing with IOP

« Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (MPG) and IOP Publishing (IOP) have announced a new pilot agreement to help grow the society’s participation in open … Continuer la lecture de « Max-Planck-Gesellschaft to grow open access publishing with IOP »

Preliminary analysis: Introduction of FAIR data in Denmark

« The Danish Agency for Science and Higher Education has commissioned Oxford Research and Højbjerre Brauer Schultz to carry out a … Continuer la lecture de « Preliminary analysis: Introduction of FAIR data in Denmark »

Blockchainify your research data!

« The Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) is pleased to announce a new pilot project with Bernstein Technologies GmbH (Bernstein), which … Continuer la lecture de « Blockchainify your research data! »

TIB publishes Strategy 2018-2022

« In its Strategy 2018-2022, the TIB – Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology sets out its objectives for the … Continuer la lecture de « TIB publishes Strategy 2018-2022 »

Project BOOST 4.0 launched – Big Data for Factories

« Joint Lab « Data Science & Open Knowledge » as partner The project BOOST 4.0 (http://boost40.eu/), funded by the European Union, is … Continuer la lecture de « Project BOOST 4.0 launched – Big Data for Factories »

Shaping digital transformation in science. “Digital Information” Initiative by the Alliance of Science Organizations in Germany. Mission statement 2018 – 2022

« In view of the persistently dynamic changes which digitization entails for all areas of science, the need for a structure … Continuer la lecture de « Shaping digital transformation in science. “Digital Information” Initiative by the Alliance of Science Organizations in Germany. Mission statement 2018 – 2022 »

Communiqué de presse : Les trois Académies des sciences du Royaume-Uni, de l’Allemagne et de la France recommandent dans une déclaration commune de consolider les collaborations scientifiques et de recherche entre le Royaume-Uni et l’Europe

« À un moment où la nature exacte et l’organisation des relations futures entre le Royaume-Uni et l’Union européenne sont encore … Continuer la lecture de « Communiqué de presse : Les trois Académies des sciences du Royaume-Uni, de l’Allemagne et de la France recommandent dans une déclaration commune de consolider les collaborations scientifiques et de recherche entre le Royaume-Uni et l’Europe »

FOSTER Book Sprint at TIB

« Authoring collaboratively a Handbook for Open Science Training in just five days From 12 to 16 February 2018, FOSTER (Fostering … Continuer la lecture de « FOSTER Book Sprint at TIB »