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What is SHARE?

SHARE is a higher education initiative whose mission is to maximize research impact by making research widely accessible, discoverable, and reusable. To fulfill this mission SHARE is building a free, open, data set about research and scholarly activities across their …continue reading.

Who is behind SHARE?

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL),  the Association of American Universities (AAU) and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) jointly launched the SHARE initiative in 2013. The Center for Open Science (COS) has been SHARE’s technical partner since …continue reading.

Why do ARL, AAU, and APLU support SHARE?

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL),  the Association of American Universities (AAU) and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) strongly believe that ensuring broad and continuing access to research is central to the mission of higher education. Research publications, …continue reading.

Who is on the SHARE team?

In addition to the stewardship of The Association of Research Libraries (ARL), the Association of American Universities (AAU), and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU), SHARE has developed a Joint Working Group drawing representation from libraries, higher education administration, …continue reading.

Who is paying for SHARE?

SHARE Notify is generously supported by grants from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) during the development and early deployment stages. These grants are enhanced by modest support from ARL, AAU, and …continue reading.

What is SHARE’s governance structure?

SHARE is presently managed by a Advisory Board designated by the Association of Research Libraries, the Association of American Universities, and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities. It is anticipated that these groups will retain some long-term interest in …continue reading.

Who is the technical team behind SHARE?

SHARE’s technology partner is the Center for Open Science (COS), a Charlottesville, Virginia–based nonprofit technology start-up.  COS’s mission to foster openness, integrity, and reproducibility of research is well aligned with SHARE’s objectives. SHARE Notify makes use of the Open Science Framework (OSF), …continue reading.