Presentations

The Shift to Open at University and Research Libraries Worldwide (video)

The Shift to Open at University and Research Libraries Worldwide (video)

By Titia van der Werf

During this webinar, Titia van der Werf will share results pertaining to the category of university and research libraries, which formed the largest group of respondents and provided a powerful and current snapshot of the state of open content support in higher education and research worldwide.

File: video, 53 minutes   Topics: Open Access, Research Library Partnership

Introducing the Theme (video)

OCLC Research Mini-symposium Part 1 - Introducing the Theme (video)

By Titia van der Werf

As the volume of digitized heritage collections continues to grow, memory institutions are challenged to making this open content discoverable and usable across repositories. At this mini-symposium in Leiden, guests learn about research & development work done in the area of digital image interoperability (IIIF), corpus-building and deep interactions with open collections by OCLC, and latest developments at Europeana and the Global Digitised Dataset Network

File: video, 24 minutes   Topics: Open Access

Promoting the Discovery of Open Collections (video)

OCLC Research Mini-symposium Part 2 - Promoting the Discovery of Open Collections (video)

By Shane Huddlestone, Antoine Isaac, Paul Gooding

As the volume of digitized heritage collections continues to grow, memory institutions are challenged to making this open content discoverable and usable across repositories. At this mini-symposium in Leiden, guests learn about research & development work done in the area of digital image interoperability (IIIF), corpus-building and deep interactions with open collections by OCLC, and latest developments at Europeana and the Global Digitised Dataset Network

File: video, 80 minutes   Topics: Open Access, IIIF

Deep-interactions with Open Collections (video)

OCLC Research Mini-symposium Part 3 - Deep-interactions with Open Collections (video)

By Rob Koopman, Shenghui Wang, Thom Castermans, Annapaola Ginammi

As the volume of digitized heritage collections continues to grow, memory institutions are challenged to making this open content discoverable and usable across repositories. At this mini-symposium in Leiden, guests learn about research & development work done in the area of digital image interoperability (IIIF), corpus-building and deep interactions with open collections by OCLC, and latest developments at Europeana and the Global Digitised Dataset Network

File: video, 44 minutes   Topics: Open Access, Semantic Embedding

The Costs of “Open”: Preliminary Results from a Global Survey

The Costs of “Open”: Preliminary Results from a Global Survey

By Merrilee Proffitt

SCONUL Summer Conference 2019
Manchester (UK)

OCLC conducted a worldwide survey in 2018 that focused on libraries’ ambitions, realities, and investments in support of open content. Here we examine definitions of “open” and share preliminary findings from more than 700 responses on library investments, assessments, and planning.

File: pptx, 7.7MB   Topics: Open Access

An "Open" Discussion: Findings from an OCLC Survey of Open Content Costs and Benefits

An "Open" Discussion: Findings from an OCLC Survey of Open Content Costs and Benefits

By Rebecca Bryant

euroCRIS Spring 2019 Memebership Meeting
Espoo/Helsinki (Finland)

OCLC conducted a survey that focused on libraries' ambitions, realities, and investments in support of open content that collected data about library open content activities across multiple internal silos. In this presentation, representatives from OCLC Research share preliminary findings from this global survey.

File: pptx, 5.3MB   Topics: Open Access

Leading the 21st Century Research Library

Leading the 21st Century Research Library

By Rachel Frick, Rebecca Bryant, Annette Dortmund, Karen Smith-Yoshimura, and Titia van der Werf

Research Library Partners Satellite Workshop
Marseille (France)

Program officers and researchers share recent OCLC Research into European practices related to linked data, research data management, persistent identifiers, open access, and research information management.

File: pptx, 15.3MB   Topics: Research Library Partnership, Linked Data, Research Data Management, Research Information Management, Open Access