Scholarly Communication and Research Infrastructures Workshop at LIBER2013

At LIBER’s 2013 conference, our steering committee on Scholarly Communication and Research Infrastructures held a workshop that looked at the current state of Open Access policies across Europe and offered strategies for getting started in Research Data Management (RDM). The first part of the session focused on New Horizons For Open Access Policies in Europe. It…

Europeana Newspapers Workshop at LIBER2013

Through a series of presentations, the participants were introduced to the work of Europeana Newspapers and learned about best-practice techniques related to the refinement and enrichment of digital newspapers. The workshop was based around three types of activities: Presentations of the project’s activities, aimed at sharing best-practice techniques. Buzz Groups, where participants could discuss the…

Communicating Effectively With Your Stakeholders (Workshop Report from LIBER 2013)

Library users, researchers, funders and executive boards are just some of the many audiences with whom libraries currently have to communicate. At LIBER’s 42nd annual conference in Munich, the Advocacy & Communications Steering Committee explored the issue of communication through a workshop entitled The Interactive Library: Communicating Effectively With Your Stakeholders. The first presentation came from…