Winchester, MA Save the dates now! The Fedora Project is pleased to announce that the first Fedora Camp will be offered November 16-18 (Monday-Wednesday) at Duke University (specifically the The Edge: The Ruppert Commons for Research, Technology, and Collaboration ).
From Nancy McGovern, Director, Digital Preservation Management Workshops; Head, Curation and Preservation Services, MIT Libraries
From the World Bank
Washington, DC In keeping up with the rapid growth in mobile usage worldwide, the World Bank just relaunched the Open Knowledge Repository (OKR)—its open access portal to its publications and research—on an upgraded platform specifically optimized for mobile use. The relaunched OKR website, at https://openknowledge.worldbank.org features a “responsive web design” that automatically adapts to the screen size of any device—whether desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone.
Winchester, MA The DSpace community will hold its next major user group meeting in conjunction with the 9th International Conference on Open Repositories June 9 to 13, 2014 in Helsinki, Finland. The call for proposals from Leif Longva, the DSpace Interest Group Chair is below.
DuraSpace Solutions Webinar: The National Agenda for Digital Stewardship: Coordinated National Planning for Preserving Our Shared Digital Assets
Winchester, MA Sally Roy, is a education researcher who has developed an academic resource site for college students. OnlineSchools.org (http://www.onlineschools.org/) aims to create a premier portal for learning that consists of both formal and informal learning resources. onlineschools.org has published a free Guide to Open Access Journals that includes a curated list of free, peer reviewed journals and journal databases from a number of disciplines.
Winchester, MA The upcoming offering of the E-Science Institute will be the final opportunity for institutions to take advantage of the course. Originally developed by ARL and CLIR/ DLF, the course is designed to help academic and research libraries develop a strategic agenda for e-research support. The last offering of the Institute will begin on December 5, 2013 and run through April 3, 2014.