Last week our annual Digital festival – now in its third year – took place over 2 days in Birmingham with over 1,000 delegates attending the event either in person or participating online. If you were one of those I hope you enjoyed it.
Below is a link to the respective Open Access / scholarly communications session presentations.
I hope you find them useful!
Session title: Jisc OA services to support the article lifecycle, and their international connections
Speaker: Neil Jacobs, head of scholarly communications support, Jisc
Session title: How OA compliant is your institution
Speakers: Azhar Hussain, Steve Byford and Balviar Notay – scholarly communications services managers; Frank Manista, senior open access support coordinator, all Jisc; John Salter, University of Leeds
Session title: The future for open access monographs: collaboration and best practice
Speakers: Caren Milloy, deputy director, Jisc Collections; Eelco Ferwerda, director, OAPEN Foundation
Session title: The challenge of international open access: sustaining services
Speakers: Neil Jacobs, head of scholarly communications support, Jisc; Rob Johnson, director, Research Consulting
Session title: Unpicking the open access lock: supporting institutions with implementation
Speakers: Helen Blanchett, subject specialist (scholarly communications), Angela Hilton, scholarly communications services manager, Hannah DeGroff, open access support coordinator, all Jisc; Rowena Rouse, scholarly communications manager, Oxford Brookes University; Rob Johnson, founder and director, Research Consulting; Dominic Tate, scholarly communications manager, University of Edinburgh
Session title: The value of Jisc Collections negotiations
Speaker: Liam Earney, director, Jisc Collections
Session title: Universities as e-textbook publishers
Speakers: Vivien Ward, project manager, Jisc; Jacky MacMillan, head of educational development unit, University of the Highlands and Islands
Session title: Making sense of scholarly communications data
Speaker: Katie Shamash, scholarly communications analyst, Jisc
Session title: Using OA policy schema
Speakers: Mafalda Picarra, project officer (PASTEUR4OA); Bill Hubbard, director of the Centre for Research Communications – both Jisc
The full content from the two days can be found here https://www.jisc.ac.uk/digifest