Megan Potterbusch is a National Digital Stewardship Resident (NDSR) at the Association of Research Libraries for 2016–2017. Her NDSR project involves integrating digital stewardship—defined as the convergence of scholarly communication, collection development, and long-term preservation, access, and use—into the scholarly …continue reading.
It has been almost a month since the news broke that international for-profit publisher Elsevier purchased open-access-publishing software company bepress. By now the immediate shock is waning and institutions are considering the implications of what that takeover means for their …continue reading.
SHARE representatives and enthusiasts continue to spread the word about uses for SHARE’s free, open, data set that describes and links to research and scholarly activities of all kinds. Check out the events below. Members of the SHARE team would love …continue reading.
The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) wrote the following letter to the Chronicle of Higher Education, which published it today, August 21, 2017. To the Editor: Your article, “Elsevier Is Becoming a Data Company. Should Universities Be Wary?” (Chronicle, August 7), …continue reading.
The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) has received a $75,000 Digital Humanities Advancement Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to incorporate more digital humanities metadata into the open SHARE database documenting research and scholarly activities across their life cycle. …continue reading.
In This Issue SHARE Curation Associates Present Capstone Projects in Community Webinar Starting the Arizona State University Library SHARE Intern Program Learn More about SHARE SHARE Curation Associates Present Capstone Projects in Community Webinar The pilot cohort of SHARE curation associates wrapped …continue reading.
The pilot cohort of SHARE curation associates wrapped up its yearlong program this month, with many of the participants presenting their capstone projects on a recent, open, SHARE community call. Projects included improvements to local data-curation and preservation plans and …continue reading.
Developing the Internship In 2016, I (Matthew) was selected as a SHARE curation associate to develop my digital curation skills and enhance the Arizona State University (ASU) repository while contributing to the SHARE initiative. Through this project I helped establish …continue reading.
Update: If you missed the July 2017 SHARE Community Call, you can view and listen to a recording of it on the SHARE project space on the Open Science Framework. Our next open Community Call is scheduled for Monday, October 16, at …continue reading.
In This Issue SHARE Reviewing Technical Architecture, Pausing New Harvester Development ARL Fellowship for Digital and Inclusive Excellence—Applications Due July 13 Submit Agenda Items for July SHARE Community Conference Call by July 3 Register for National Digital Stewardship Residency 2017 …continue reading.