CALL DSpace Interest Group Proposals for OR2015

Tue, 2015-01-13 09:19 -- carol

From Maureen Walsh, Institutional Repository Services Librarian, The Ohio State University Libraries

Conference Theme: LOOKING BACK, MOVING FORWARD: OPEN REPOSITORIES AT THE CROSSROADS

Conference Dates: June 8-11, 2015

Conference Location: Indianapolis, Indiana

Conference Website: http://www.or2015.net/

Important dates

30 January 2015: Deadline for proposal submissions
10 April 2015: Submitters notified of acceptance to interest groups
8-11 June 2015: Conference program

The DSpace Interest Group program committee invites your contributions to OR2015, whether you’re a developer, researcher, repository manager, administrator or practitioner. We invite one to two-page proposals that focus on the use of the DSpace platform and that describe novel experiences or developments in the construction and use of DSpace repositories. Presentation formats could include panels, tutorials, facilitated round table discussions, stories, or presentations of varying length. Please indicate the preferred format in your proposal.

Specific areas of interest for OR2015:

• Supporting Open Scholarship, Open Science, and Cultural Heritage Online

• Managing Research (and Open) Data

• Integrating with External Systems

• Re-using Repository Content

• Exploring Metrics and Assessment

• Managing Rights

• Developing and Training Staff

• Building the Perfect Repository

Submitting your proposal:

Visit the Open Repositories 2015 conference website to submit your proposal online: http://www.or2015.net/
For inquiries, please contact the DSpace Interest Group Chair, Maureen Walsh at walsh.260@osu.edu

We look forward to receiving your proposals!