Munich, January 25th, 2018

Open Science Workshops 2018

The emergence of a Steering Committee

Our team is happy to announce the emergence a Steering Committee that will help us selecting the annual topics,  invited speakers and it will advise on best practices for delivering successful events.

The members of Open Science Workshops Steering Committee are:

  • Dr. Paul Ayris, Pro-Vice- Provost (UCL Library Services), Chief Executive, UCL Press, co-Chair of the LERU INFO Community (League of European Research Universities), Adviser to the LIBER Board.
  • Carolyn Alderson, Deputy Director of Jisc Collections, UK.
  • Jeannette Frey, Director of BCU Lausanne and Vice-President of LIBER (Association of European Research Libraries.
  • Colleen Campbell, Partner Development at Max Planck Digital Library.
  • Dr. Ignasi Labastida i Juan, Head of the Research and Innovation Unit of the CRAI at the University of Barcelona.
  • Dr. Tiberius Ignat, Director of Scientific Knowledge Services
  • additionally, our local partners will be able to delegate a member to join our Steering Committee with reference to the respective event that will take place in their country. 

Munich, December 20th, 2017

A New Flyer Explaining Why DOAJ Is Good For Libraries and Research Organisations


DOAJ Is Good For Libraries and Research Organisations
A New Flyer Explaining Why DOAJ Is Good For Libraries and Research Organisations
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Munich, December 19th, 2017

Cambridge Core Share, A New sharing Service Now Available For 150 CUP Journals


Cambridge Core Share is a tool that enables authors and readers to easily generate a link to an online, read-only journal article. This link can be freely shared on social media sites and scholarly collaboration networks to enhance both the impact and discoverability of research.

Cambridge Core Share is a new solution for journal content to be shared quickly, easily and responsibly. 

Munich, October 20th, 2017

DOAJ and SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE SERVICES partner to achieve broader support for Open Access to scientific literature


The new agreement underpins the Directory of Open Access Journals in its work to reach new members and generate more support and shows the strong commitment of  Scientific Knowledge Services  to the Open Science movement.

Press Release DOAJ-SKS.pdf
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