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Metadata Librarian at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:34:36 +0000

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is recruiting a Metadata Librarian. Here's an excerpt from the ad: The Metadata Librarian will work closely with developers and other stakeholders to design and implement metadata, crosswalks, standards/policies, workflows, and tools to support access to collections of digitized and born-digital materials in multiple digital collection management […](image)



Call for Proposals: Digital Edition Publishing Cooperatives (July 6, 2017 Deadline)

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:32:56 +0000

The NHPRC and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation have issued a call for proposals for Digital Edition Publishing Cooperatives. Here's an excerpt: The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation invite proposals for Digital Edition Publishing Cooperatives. Working together, the Cooperatives will develop technical and human infrastructures to support […](image)



Scholarly Communications Librarian at University of Central Florida

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:31:27 +0000

The University of Central Florida is recruiting a Scholarly Communications Librarian. Here's an excerpt from the ad: The scholarly communications librarian will: Work closely with the University of Central Florida, College of Medicine (UCF-COM) librarians and faculty, students, and staff to assist in scholarly communication endeavors initiated by the library and by the College of […](image)



The ABC Method: A Risk Management Approach to the Preservation of Cultural Heritage

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:30:11 +0000

The Canadian Conservation Institute has released The ABC Method: A Risk Management Approach to the Preservation of Cultural Heritage. Here's an excerpt: This manual offers a comprehensive understanding of risk management applied to the preservation of heritage assets, whether collections, buildings or sites. It provides a step-by-step procedure and a variety of tools to guide […](image)



Scholarly Communications Librarian at Gettysburg College

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:33:41 +0000

Gettysburg College is recruiting a Scholarly Communications Librarian. Here's an excerpt from the ad: The Scholarly Communications Librarian plays a key role in providing and expanding library services related to open access, Open Educational Resources, and library publishing. This newly-created position will oversee sustainable growth and management of our established institutional repository, The Cupola, as […](image)



"Practices of Research Data Curation in Institutional Repositories: A Qualitative View from Repository Staff"

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:32:50 +0000

Dong Joon Lee and Besiki Stvilia have published "Practices of Research Data Curation in Institutional Repositories: A Qualitative View from Repository Staff" in PLOS ONE. Here's an excerpt from the announcement: The importance of managing research data has been emphasized by the government, funding agencies, and scholarly communities. Increased access to research data increases the […](image)



Research Data Management Librarian at Auburn University

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:31:57 +0000

Auburn University is recruiting a Research Data Management Librarian. Here's an excerpt from the ad: Reporting to the Associate Dean for Public Services/Head of Reference and Instruction Services, the Research Data Management Librarian (Data Librarian) will represent the Libraries in a campus-wide effort to build a comprehensive suite of research data management (RDM) services at […](image)



PubMed Launches LinkOut to Institutional Repository Full-Text Publications and Other Resources

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:30:59 +0000

PubMed has launched LinkOut. Here's an excerpt from the announcement: PubMed users can now see the icon that links to the full text deposited at an institutional repository (IR) using LinkOut. The LinkOut service allows you to link to full text, library holdings, and other relevant external resources from PubMed and other NCBI databases. Digital […](image)



"An Exploration of Faculty Experiences with Open Access Journal Publishing at Two Canadian Comprehensive Universities"

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:33:07 +0000

has published "An Exploration of Faculty Experiences with Open Access Journal Publishing at Two Canadian Comprehensive Universities" in Partnership The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research. Here's an excerpt: This exploratory study was intended to shed light on Canadian academics’ participation in, knowledge of and attitudes towards Open Access (OA) journal publishing. […](image)



avIAn Project Coordinator at Iowa State University

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:32:48 +0000

Iowa State University is recruiting a avIAn Project Coordinator. Here's an excerpt from the ad: Iowa State University Library is currently seeking applicants for an avIAn Project Coordinator. This position serves as the administrative assistant and project manager for the Avian Archives of Iowa Online (avIAn). avIAn is a two-year project supported by the “Digitizing […](image)



Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Publishing and Research at University of Delaware

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:31:41 +0000

The University of Delaware is recruiting an Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Publishing and Research. Here's an excerpt from the ad: The University of Delaware Library seeks an innovative, service-oriented leader. Reporting to the Vice Provost for Libraries and Museums, this position directs the Library’s programs, policy, and outreach in the areas of publishing, scholarly […](image)



A Snapshot of Open Data and Open Science Policies in Europe

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:30:22 +0000

SPARC Europe and the DCC have released A Snapshot of Open Data and Open Science Policies in Europe. Here's an excerpt from the announcement: This report is the first in a series that will seek to shed light on similarities and differences in Open Data and Open Science policies between European nations, and to assess […](image)