Live streaming from The Europeana Libraries and TEL joint meeting in Bucharest 21-23rd of May

Looking to the future: how do we place our service at the heart of Europe’s research communities? is the theme of this joint meeting in Bucharest. Sessions will be streamed live from the event on the day. On Monday afternoon from 2.30-2.40 PM Eastern European time, watch the keynote speech from Heike Neuroth of Gottingen…

The Europeana Newspapers project website has been launched!

The newest LIBER’s project website has been launched in co-operation with the Berlin State Library, the Europeana Newspapers project leader. The newest LIBER’s project’s website has been launched in co-operation with the Berlin State Library, the Europeana Newspapers project leader.   The Europeana Newspapers project aims at the aggregation and refinement of newspapers for The European Library and Europeana.…

Marieke Willems joins the LIBER team as Communication Officer of EU projects

LIBER has the pleasure to welcome its newest colleague. Marieke Willems has joined the LIBER Office this week. She will be responsible for communication activities relating to European projects in which LIBER is a partner. Marieke holds a MSc in Communication science from the Radboud University in Nijmegen and a Master in Business Administration from the Escuela…

MedOAnet survey of Open Access Stakeholders in the Mediterranean

The MedOAnet project is seeking submissions from research institutions, funders and publishers. MedOANet is carrying out surveys among research performing institutions, research funders and academic and research publishers in order to map the current situation of Open Access in terms of policies and practices in Greece, Turkey, Italy, France, Spain and Portugal. The surveys are…

MedOANet – towards coordinated Open Access policies in Mediterranean Europe

National and regional coordination of Open Access strategies, policies and structures in six Mediterranean countries – Greece, Italy, France, Spain, Portugal and Turkey – is the main goal of MedOANet (Mediterranean Open Access Network), a two-year project funded under the Science in Society Programme of the EC 7th Framework Programme. It will do so by…