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Save the Dates

By |June 10th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Save the Dates

The National Federation of Advanced Information Services (NFAIS) is offering some educational and networking opportunities this summer, so before you are all booked up take […]

Digging Deeper into Open Data

By |May 31st, 2016|News|Comments Off on Digging Deeper into Open Data

The National Federation of Advanced Information Services (NFAIS) is offering a two-part virtual workshop on Thursday, June 16 and Monday, June 20, 2016. This virtual workshop […]

EBSCO and A New Open Source Project

By |May 2nd, 2016|News|Comments Off on EBSCO and A New Open Source Project

A new initiative is underway to create open-source software for academic libraries. The project is in collaboration with Index Data and Kauli OLE, and […]

Call for Science Journals to be More Accessible

By |April 11th, 2016|News, reference, search|Comments Off on Call for Science Journals to be More Accessible

Scientific journal publishers have long defended their convictions that subscriptions are necessary to finance their operations. However, efforts to extend free access to scientific […]

Being Open About It

By |March 15th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Being Open About It

CHORUS (Clearinghouse for the Open Research of the United States) recently partnered with a number of federal agencies to help them comply with the […]

Being Open

By |December 10th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Being Open

Over the years, open access has evolved beyond a core of faculty and librarian activists and achieved acceptance across many libraries and publishers alike. […]

Workshop on Open Access

By |September 29th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Workshop on Open Access

Open access to scholarly research is finally being embraced by governments, libraries, publishers and the global research community. The National Federation of Advanced Information […]