https://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/forum/sparc-srSPARC-SRGoogle GroupsNISO Announce2015-10-01T15:37:55Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/JSAVfdqLFWU*NISO Webinar: **Cloud and Web Services for Libraries* *Date:* October 14, 2015 *Time:* 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern time *Event webpage:* http://www.niso.org/news/events/2015/webinars/cloud_services/ *ABOUT THE WEBINAR* When young, we look to the sky and see shapes in clouds. We watch as theNISO2015-09-09T15:07:32Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/u9G3W1VtYf4September 23 NISO Virtual Conference: Scholarly Communication Models: Evolution or Revolution?*NISO September Virtual Conference: **Scholarly Communication Models: Evolution or Revolution? * Virtual conferences are 5-6 hour conferences held online in webinar-like formats, with occasional breaks in the schedule for participants. The longer length allows the depth of coverage of aKate2015-09-08T15:16:26Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/k7AVUJ1X1ywJob Posting: AUL for Content & Collections at U of MNUniversity of Minnesota - Twin Cities University Libraries http://www.lib.umn.edu Associate University Librarian for Content & Collections The University of Minnesota University Libraries seeks a strategic leader for the position of Associate University Librarian (AUL) for Content & Collections.NISO2015-08-26T12:31:50Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/zKNM7Mt_3_8Registration is OPEN! October 5-6 NISO Forum: The Future of Library Resource Discovery(Apologies for cross postings...) *NISO Forum: The Future of Library Resource Discovery* NISO will host a two–day meeting to take place in *Baltimore, Maryland on October 5 & 6, 2015* on *The Future of Library Discovery*. In February 2015, NISO published a white paper commissioned from libraryNISO2015-08-25T14:08:54Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/o62stzMK4YcNISO September 2015 Events*NISO Two-Part September Webinar: **The Practicality of Managing “E"* *Part 1: Licensing* *Date: *September 9, 2015 *Time: *1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern time *Event webpage: *http://www.niso.org/news/events/2015/webinars/licensing_e/ *Part 2: ** Staffing* *Date: *September 16, 2015 *Time:NISO2015-08-13T15:02:44Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/d9T4HknFEDkOctober 5-6 NISO Forum: The Future of Library Resource Discovery*NISO Forum: The Future of Library Resource Discovery* NISO will host a two–day meeting to take place in *Baltimore, Maryland on October 5 & 6, 2015* on *The Future of Library Discovery*. In February 2015, NISO published a white paper commissioned from library consultant Marshall Breeding bySimeon Warner2015-07-06T14:20:47Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/dBSOTu3ZJ2MCall for Expressions of Interest in hosting the annual Open Repositories Conference, 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2 July, 2015 Read it online: https://wiki.duraspace.org/display/or11/Call+for+Expressions+of+Interest+in+hosting+OR2017 Call for Expressions of Interest in hosting the annual Open Repositories Conference, 2017 The Open Repositories Steering Committee seeks Expressions ofNISO2015-06-27T21:24:43Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/U2kyAHU6HYkNISO Elects New Vice Chair and Directors to Serve Community*NISO Elects New Vice Chair and Directors to Serve Community* *Baltimore, MD -- June 26, 2015* -- The membership of the National Information Standards Organization (NISO) has elected new leadership for the 2015-2016 term that begins on July 1, 2015. *Mike Teets*, Executive Director, Strategy,NISO2015-06-26T22:02:34Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/Lf6adh0mAxYNISO Leadership Edit New Book on Standards in Information ExchangeThe Association of Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) division of the American Library Association has published a new book edited by Todd A. Carpenter, the Executive Director of the National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The Critical Component: Standards in theNISO2015-06-23T16:08:26Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/sTOQpEn8IOIFree NISO/BISG Pre-ALA Conference Event: 9th Annual Changing Standards Landscape Forum*Apologies for cross posting….* *NISO/BISG 9th Annual Forum: The Changing Standards Landscape:Managing an Increasingly Complex and Interconnected World of Content* *Date: *Friday, June 26, 2015 *Time: *12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. *Location: Moscone Convention Center - * MCC* - 3012 (West Building)ljohnsto2015-06-01T12:56:49Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/RggtKxcSM1sBook Call for Proposals (CFP): Curating Research Data: Practical Strategies for Your Digital RepositoryDear colleagues, I invite you to submit a proposal for the forthcoming book: Curating Research Data: Practical Strategies for Your Digital Repository to be published in print and online by ACRL in 2016. This CFP includes two types of content submissions, book chapters and shorter case studies,Holly Mercer2015-05-05T15:51:22Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/57zeqS9maXIOR2015 NEWS: Full Program Available; Early Registration Deadline Friday; Sign Up for WorkshopsDear Colleagues, We are pleased to announce that full program and schedule details for Open Repositories 2015, taking place in Indianapolis on June 8-11, are now available on the conference website at http://www.or2015.net/ The program for this 10th Open Repositories conference includes: -Simeon Warner2015-04-17T12:47:19Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/8Hnil5ai9eUOR2015 NEWS: Preliminary Program Info Now Available–Register/Reserve Your Hotel RoomDear Colleagues, We are pleased to announce that *information on accepted paper, panel, and 24x7 sessions at Open Repositories 2015 is now available* on the OR2015 conference website: http://www.or2015.net/ Open Repositories 2015, taking place in Indianapolis on June 8-11, received an unprecedeNISO2015-04-09T14:06:46Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/7rUAp2RM1MAApril 29 NISO Virtual Conference: Expanding the Assessment Toolbox: Blending the Old and New Assessment Practices*NISO Virtual Conference: Expanding the Assessment Toolbox: Blending the Old and New Assessment Practices* Virtual conferences are 5-6 hour conferences held online in webinar-like formats, with occasional breaks in the schedule for participants. The longer length allows the depth of coverage ofSimeon Warner2015-04-03T19:45:46Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/P3nExCavJqsOpen Repositories, Open to AllApril 3, 2015 Read it online: http://www.or2015.net/open-to-all/ Contact: http://www.or2015.net/contact-us/ **Open Repositories, Open to All: OR2015 Conference Stands Behind Commitment to Ensure All Participants are Treated With Respect* * Indianapolis, IN The Open Repositories 2015 <http://wAdrian Ho2015-03-25T00:31:06Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/jEGiRTzPSqAFwd: Applicants welcome for Editor-in-Chief(s), Journal of Librarianship & Scholarly CommunicationForwarding on behalf of Isaac Gilman... *Apologies for cross-posting* JLSC (http://jlsc-pub.org/jlsc) invites individuals or multi-member teams to apply for the position of JLSC Editor-in-Chief. The Editor-in-Chief is responsible for a wide array of editorial matters, includingNISO2015-03-16T16:23:38Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/fBMjUmd2WQANISO April 8 Webinar: Experimenting with BIBFRAME: Reports from Early Adopters*NISO Webinar: Experimenting with BIBFRAME: Reports from Early Adopters* *Date: *April 8, 2015 *Time: *1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern time *Event webpage:* http://www.niso.org/news/events/2015/webinars/bibframe_adopters/ =============================================================== *ABOUT THEHolly Mercer2015-03-13T12:21:43Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/Sabwv0vTuyMOR2015 NEWS: Registration Opens; Speakers from Mozilla and Google AnnouncedAn early registration fee of $450 USD will be available until May 8. After May 8, the registration fee will increase to $500 USD. This registration fee covers participation in general conference sessions, workshops, and interest group sessions, as well as the conference dinner on Wednesday, JuneNISO2015-01-22T15:27:20Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/DDccmtQ_gmwNISO February 18 Virtual Conference: Scientific Data Management: Caring for Your Institution and Its Intellectual Wealth*NISO February Virtual Conference: **Scientific Data Management: Caring for Your Institution and Its Intellectual Wealth* Virtual conferences are 5-6 hour conferences held online in webinar-like formats, with occasional breaks in the schedule for participants. The longer length allows the depthSimeon Warner2015-01-20T19:12:12Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/vxg5SohnsrAOpen Repositories 2015: proposal submissions due January 30, 2015Open Repositories 2015: proposal submissions due January 30, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 20, 2015 The deadline for main conference and interest group proposal submissions and scholarship programme applications is January 30, 2015. The Tenth International Conference on Open RepositorieNISO2014-12-05T19:01:11Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/RU1WbHPsnykNISO Two-Part December Webinar: Sustainable Information*NISO Two-Part December Webinar: Sustainable Information* *Part 1: Digital Preservation for Text* Date: December 10, 2014 Time: 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern time Event webpage: http://www.niso.org/news/events/2014/webinars/text_preservation/ *Part 2: Digital Preservation of Audio-VisualHolly Mercer2014-11-13T13:10:21Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/pe4fEdrP0O4CALL for Proposals: Tenth International Conference on Open Repositories 2015*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE* November 13, 2015 Read it online: http://www.or2015.net/call-for-proposals/ The Tenth International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2015, will be held on June 8-11, 2015 in Indianapolis (Indiana, USA). The organizers are pleased to invite you to contribute to theNISO2014-09-19T18:25:44Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/FO_xrHpN2SwNew issue of Information Standards Quarterly published on Open Access Infrastructure - available in open accessNISO has published the Summer 2014 issue of* Information Standards Quarterly* (ISQ) in open access on their website at: http://www.niso.org/publications/isq/2014/v26no2/ This is a themed issue on the topic of Open Access Infrastructure. 2013 seemed to have been a watershed for open access.Holly Mercer2014-05-29T12:39:54Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/cv_lz_eg3KUOR2014 Updates: Developer Challenge and Workshop Registration*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE* May 29, 2014 Read it online: http://bit.ly/1mqhL4W *OR2014 Updates: Developer Challenge and Workshop Registration* *Helsinki, FI* Breaking news from the upcoming Open Repositories Conference June 9-13 includes a look at how to participate in this year’s DeveloperCynthia Hodgson2014-05-08T19:47:42Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/9LThHuu27qkNISO and OAI Publish American National Standard on ResourceSync Framework SpecificationThe National Information Standards Organization (NISO) and the Open Archives Initiative (OAI) announce the publication of the *ResourceSync Framework Specification* (ANSI/NISO Z39.99-2014)—a new American National Standard for the web detailing various capabilities that a server can implement toHolly Mercer2014-04-14T13:34:49Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/8FvJgRRDaqgErin McKiernan to be Keynote Speaker, Conference Program Available, REGISTER NOW!*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE* April 14, 2014 Read it online: http://bit.ly/Q6uaB5 *Erin McKiernan to be Keynote Speaker, Conference Program Available, REGISTER NOW!* *Helsinki, FI* The 9th International Conference on Open Repositories (#OR2014) to be held June 9-13, 2014 is fast-approaching.Adrian Ho2014-04-01T20:44:12Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/YjQaA3JdJyERe: Upcoming ORCID Webinar on Funder & University IntegrationsFYI. Adrian Ho On Tue, Apr 1, 2014 at 2:08 PM, Bryant, Rebecca <r.br...@orcid.org> wrote: > Identification of Early Career Researchers: How Universities and Funding > Organizations are Using ORCID > *Wednesday, 23 April 2014, 10 am CDT (-6 UTC)* > *Full details and link to registration atHolly Mercer2014-02-21T13:13:32Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/5Pc6-5f0F3IOR2014 Conference Update: Registration Open; New Scholarship ProgrammeFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A message from the Open Repositories 2014 Conference organizers February 21, 2014 Read it online: http://bit.ly/1mwHBZx Register for Open Repositories 2014 New scholarship programme aims to expand OR participation Helsinki, FI We are pleased to announce that registrationCynthia Hodgson2014-02-20T21:31:15Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/dnj4va9jl-INISO Two-Part March Webinar: The Infrastructure of Open Access*NISO Two-Part March Webinar: The Infrastructure of Open Access* *Part 1: Knowing What is OpenDate: *March 5, 2014 *Time: *1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern time *Event webpage: *http://www.niso.org/news/events/2014/webinars/what_is_open/ *Part 2: Toward a Functioning Business EcosystemDate: *MarchSalvatore2014-02-18T09:05:41Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/Y__fNQ5Qi_EJob opportunities at CERN - 3 Developers for Information Services - Deadline March 3rd[Apologies for cross posting] Good morning, CERN is hiring three developers with experience in text-mining and/or digital libraries, through our fellowship program. Details are appended and can be also found at http://cern.ch/go/9z69 Thanks in advance for disseminating this information toSimeon Warner2014-01-30T22:05:37Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/iEm9i0d9UnAOpen Repositories Conference Update: OR2014 Proposal Deadline ExtendedOpen Repositories Conference Update: OR2014 Proposal Deadline Extended A message from the Open Repositories 2014 Conference organizers Helsinki, Finland The final deadline for submitting proposals for the Ninth International Conference on Open Repositories (#or2014) has been extended untilSimeon Warner2014-01-09T19:12:15Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/KCmkjNqoQfcALERT: GET READY to Submit Your OR2014 Proposal*[ *Read it online: http://bit.ly/1ghYi3Q ] *GET READY to Submit Your OR2014 Proposal* *A message from the Open Repositories 2014 Conference organizers* As the year turns it's time to look forward to the Ninth International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2014 (#or2014). The conferenceCynthia Hodgson2014-01-06T16:03:18Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/S-LtQQKd_z8NISO Releases Draft Open Access and Metadata Indicators Recommended Practice for CommentsThe National Information Standards Organization (NISO) is seeking comments on the draft recommended practice *Open Access Metadata and Indicators* (NISO RP-22-201x). Launched in January 2013, the NISO Open Access Metadata and Indicators Working Group was chartered to develop protocols andSimeon Warner2013-11-13T12:08:03Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/iEm9i0d9UnACall for Proposals: Open Repositories Conference, June 9-13, 2014, HelsinkiThe Ninth International Conference on Open Repositories, OR2014, will be held 9-13 June 2014 in Helsinki, Finland. The organizers are pleased to invite you to contribute to the program. This year's conference theme is: *Towards Repository Ecosystems* Repository systems are but one part of theCynthia Hodgson2013-10-17T19:23:01Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/AFuu613HWAINISO Publishes Data Curation Themed Issue of Information Standards Quarterly in Open AccessThe National Information Standards Organization (NISO) announces the publication of the Fall 2013 issue of *Information Standards Quarterly* (ISQ) with a special theme of *Data Curation*. Interest in the topic of data curation has increased greatly as many governments and funding organizationsCynthia Hodgson2013-08-19T18:08:56Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/yZKbu6uqgMINISO Two-Part September Webinar: Research Data Curation*NISO Two-Part September Webinar: Research Data Curation* *Part 1: E-Science Librarianship* *Date:* September 11, 2013 *Time: *1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern time *Event webpage:* http://www.niso.org/news/events/2013/webinars/escience *Part 2: Libraries and Big Data* *Date: *September 18, 2013Julia2013-06-25T05:49:00Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/wdjQqoNJpmYRepository software that deals well with journal articles?All, We are searching for a new software solution for AgEcon Search, http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/, and we are wondering if anyone has something to recommend that deals well with individual journal articles. We're in DSpace now and we've had to seriously customize Dublin Core to try and make itPeggy Schaeffer2013-05-01T10:51:53Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/dv09QaBlDSoDryad news: redesigned website, membership meeting*[Apologies for any duplicate messages you receive; please share these announcements with your networks.]* We are delighted to announce some recent and upcoming developments at Dryad.ï¿œ First, we recently launched a redesigned website at http://datadryad.org with lots of new content. Some ofCynthia Hodgson2013-04-18T18:29:44Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/OY19wWrMobIMellon Grant Awarded to NISO to Encode E-Resource License Templates in ONIX-PLThe Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded the National Information Standards Organization a grant to support the encoding of a collection of template licenses for e-resources into the ONIX for Publications Licenses (ONIX-PL) format. The encodings will be deposited into the GOKb and KB+Julia2013-04-16T15:37:50Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/lYGfK2aseqQRepository Fringe - any background?All, Has anyone been to a Repository Fringe gathering in the past? Info on the 2013 session is at http://rfringe13.blogs.edina.ac.uk/ Julie Kelly University of MinnesotaRobert H. McDonald2013-04-15T22:56:36Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/VC_5lBHaGjMRegistration Now Open: ACM/IEEE 2013 Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL)Registration is now open for the 2013 Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL). http://jcdl2013.org/registration *Main Early Registration -- Deadline May 27, 2013* * ACM/IEEE/SIG Members - $600 * Non-ACM/IEEE/SIG Members - $750 * ACM/IEEE/SIG Student - $380 * Lifetime Members - $360 *Jessica Adamick2013-03-04T21:19:45Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/JEqjcjuMmsorepository assessmentAll, Are any repository managers willing to share assessment plans for your repository? What are your goals? How did you determine these goals? And how can you tell if you are meeting them? Thanks! Jessica Adamick InterNano Project Manager National Nanomanufacturing NetworkCynthia Hodgson2013-02-11T16:10:29Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/8lVil8ZK8JUNISO and OAI Release Draft for Comments of ResourceSync Framework SpecificationThe National Information Standards Organization (NISO) and the Open Archives Initiative (OAI) announce the release of a beta draft for comments of the ResourceSync Framework Specification for the web detailing various capabilities that a server can implement to allow third-party systems toCynthia Hodgson2013-02-07T17:15:35Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/vImFnlB4F-YNISO Launches New Initiative to Develop Standard for Open Access Metadata and IndicatorsNISO Launches New Initiative to Develop Standard for Open Access Metadata and Indicators Interested participants from all library types, publishers, and funding agencies are encouraged to contact NISO The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) voting members have approved a newRobert H. McDonald2013-02-01T15:48:22Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/9HfX4QS1bFEReminder: ACM/IEEE JCDL2013 Paper Submissions Due Feb 4, 2013This is just a reminder that full paper submissions for the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries @JCDL2013 are due on Monday Feb 4, 2013 by 11:59 UTC. For more on submissions - http://www.jcdl2013.org/call-for-papers @JCDL2013 is a major international forum focusing on digital libraries andRobert H. McDonald2013-01-23T22:05:43Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/HQduw6uutvEDEADLINE EXTENSION: CFP for ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2013The following submission deadlines for the 2013 Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL) have been extended: Full paper submissions are due 4 February 2013 Short paper, panel, poster, demonstration submissions are due 8 February 2013. Workshop and tutorial demonstration submissions are dueCynthia Hodgson2013-01-17T15:21:13Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/yIjddlzDlM4NISO Webinar: Metadata for Preservation: A Digital Object's Best FriendNISO Webinar: Metadata for Preservation: A Digital Object's Best Friend Date: February 13, 2013 Time: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. (EST) Event Webpage: http://www.niso.org/news/events/2013/webinars/preservation ABOUT THE WEBINAR Over the past decade, as the scholarly community’s reliance on e-contentAnthony Helm2012-12-17T14:17:23Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/eiWHQq5vyhgJob posting: SENIOR PROGRAMMER/ANALYST POSITION: DIGITAL PUBLISHING @ DartmouthPardon the cross-post duplication. SENIOR PROGRAMMER/ANALYST POSITION: DIGITAL PUBLISHING The Dartmouth College Library seeks an experienced programmer/analyst to join its Digital Library Technologies Group, which develops and maintains the technical infrastructure of Dartmouth's digital libraryJessica Adamick2012-10-18T18:02:55Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/oZsixTV3rYIUMass Amherst libraries awarded $48,000 to investigate disciplinary repository developmentDear SR list – Rebecca Reznik Zellen and I were just awarded this IMLS planning grant. We think it will be a great opportunity for more disciplinary repository research, using nanoscience and emerging technologies societal research as a case study. This body of work cuts across many disciplinesJulia2012-10-08T06:58:53Zhttps://groups.google.com/a/arl.org/d/topic/sparc-sr/uEQF_RLqB-UData included in subject repositories?Hello, I'm wondering about subject repositories including data sets, or at least linking to and from data sets supporting the papers included in the repository. I know that Economists Online has a Dataverse site associated with their main repository, and would love to hear about others. Thanks.