ORCID Webinar for Portugal

A live webinar on ORCID will be broadcasted on Dec 11th as part of the BAD webinar series organised by the Portuguese Association of Librarians, Archivists and Documentalists (APBAD). The webinar will deal with ORCID basic facts, plus its benefits for researchers and institutions and strategies for its implementation.

6th Metadata and Semantics Research Conference (MTSR) in Cádiz

The MTSR2012 6th Metadata and Semantics Research Conference was held Nov 28-30 at University of Cádiz, Spain. The Conference focused on metadata and semantics with an interdisciplinary approach. Open Access repositories were part of the event programme, with talks on metadata quality, the OpenAIRE datamodel or the RDM activity among others.

OpenAIRE Conference in Göttingen

"Enlightenment in the Knowledge Society: From Pilot to Service" is the title under which the OpenAIRE End-of-Project Conference was held on Nov 21-22 in Göttingen. The event programme address the project's achievements and challenges and look ahead to OpenAIRE+ and the H2020 Programme.