Repository Network Ireland Open Access Seminar Invitation - Let's Talk about Data, Developments and Collaboration


Repository Network Ireland are delighted to invite repository managers, librarians, students and interested observers to our latest seminar.

Open Access - Let's Talk about Data, Developments and Collaboration

Register here to attend (Places are limited)

Programme Outline:

12.30 - 1pm Registration & light lunch provided courtesy of the Health Research Board.

1.00 - 1.15pm Opening Dr. Graham Love, Chief Executive Health Research Board

1.15 - 1.30pm "Google Analytics for Repositories", Ashling Hayes, TARA Content Manager, Research Information Systems Trinity College Library

1.30 - 1.50pm "An Leabharlann opens its pages - steps involved in embracing OA", Marjory Sliney editor of An Leabharlann & Jane Burns, Research Officer Health Professions Education Centre, RCSI

1.50 - 2.00  Questions & Answers

2.00 - 2.15pm "Norming the “Distributed” Research Team", Anne Madden, Assistant Librarian, Library & Information Services, St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin.
This is a brief review of an online library research collaboration and lessons learned. How the team – and the tools used – evolved over the project’s lifetime. Barriers encountered and why they reinforced the decision to go open access.

2.15- 2.25pm "Alternative Metrics: a New Way to Showcase Your Repository Content Impact", David Kane Systems Librarian Waterford Institute of Technology

2.25-2.40pm ‘Figshare’ Terry Bucknell, Digital Science Research Metrics

2.40-2.50pm "Two dilemmas for institutional repositories" Bernard Barrett, Information Scientist, Tulsa Child & Family Agency.

2.50 - 3.00pm Q & A

3.00 – 3.20pm "Facilitating effective data management and sharing in University College Dublin: new library services within a campus-wide approach" Julia Barrett, Research Services Manager, UCD Library

3.20 – 3.30pm "Repositories and the collaborative effect" Aoife Lawton, Lenus Repository Manager, HSE, Dr. Steevens' Library.

3.30 - 3.40pm The Aquatic Commons repository; an international collaboration Stephanie Ronan, Information Professional, Marine Institute

3.40 - 4.00pm Q&A and close

For the tweeters, find us @RNIreland and please use the hashtag #RNIopen for the seminar

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Start date: 
21 October 2015 - 12:30pm
End date: 
21 October 2015 - 4:00am
Health Research Board

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