17 June 2020
Winners of the OLH Open Access 2020 Award announced
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
Winners of the OLH Open Access 2020 Award announced Earlier this year, the Open Library of Humanities launched the OLH Open Access Award 2020, a fund dedicated to promoting the benefits and impact of open access to humanities scholars and disciplines and to knowledge worldwide. Our open access…
3 June 2020
The University of Stuttgart joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
We are very pleased to announce that the University of Stuttgart has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The University of Stuttgart (German: Universität Stuttgart) is a research university founded in 1829 located in Stuttgart, Germany. With a history that dat…
26 May 2020
Mount Royal University joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
We are very pleased to announce that Mount Royal University has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. Mount Royal University (MRU) is a Canadian public university located in Calgary, Alberta. The university was founded in 1910, following a charter by the Alberta…
13 May 2020
The University of Eastern Finland joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
We are very pleased to announce that the University of Eastern Finland has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The University of Eastern Finland is one of the largest universities in Finland. It was founded in 2010 by a merger of two previously independent uni…
11 May 2020
The University of Oslo joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
We are very pleased to announce that the University of Oslo has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The University of Oslo (Norwegian: Universitetet i Oslo), until 1939 named the Royal Frederick University (Norwegian: Det Kongelige Frederiks Universitet), is t…
4 May 2020
Disability and Access to Research: Open for Whom?
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
Disability and Access to Research: Open for Whom?The current conditions of life under pandemic lockdown have spurred calls for broader access to the scholarly literature as the daily experiences of many disabled people are, quite literally, brought home to a broader portion of the research communit…
28 April 2020
Open Insights: An Interview with Johan Rooryck, Open Access Champion for cOAlition S
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
An Open Insights interview with Johan Rooryck, Open Access Champion for cOAlition SJohan Rooryck is Open Access Champion for cOAlition S. He is Professor of French Linguistics at Leiden University (The Netherlands). He has over 20 years’ experience as an editor, first as the Executive Editor of Lin…
27 April 2020
On Consortial Funding Models for Open Access in 2020 and Beyond
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
On Consortial Funding Models for Open Access in 2020 and BeyondWe were pleased, recently, to be able to publish an article on what we have learned from the first half-decade of running the Open Library of Humanities: Eve, Martin, Paula Vega, and Caroline Edwards, ‘Lessons From the Open Library of H…
24 April 2020
Coming soon: New Special Collection in Spanish to Launch in the Open Library of Humanities Journal
Posted by Dr Rose Harris-Birtill
We are extremely pleased to announce that a new Special Collection in Spanish, “Colonialities in Dispute: Discourses on Colonialism and Race in Spain” (Colonialidades en Disputa: Discursos sobre Colonialismo y Raza en el Estado Español), will launch this winter in the Open Library of Humanities meg…
16 March 2020
Webinar: Open Access and Medieval Studies: New Approaches to Water and Beyond
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
Webinar: Open Access and Medieval Studies: New Approaches to Water and BeyondDate: Tuesday 24th March 2020Time: 11:00-12:00am GMT. Check your timezone here Registration: Please register hereTo join the webinar: Please install the Zoom meetings application from the Zoom Download Centre before t…
16 March 2020
Leibniz-Centre General Linguistics (ZAS) joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
We are very pleased to announce that the Leibniz-Centre General Linguistics (ZAS) has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The Leibniz-Centre General Linguistics (ZAS) is a non-university research centre located in the federal state of Berlin. The research cent…
5 March 2020
University of Kassel joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
We are extremely pleased to announce that the University of Kassel has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The University of Kassel, known in German as Universität Kassel and informally as Uni Kassel, is a public university located in Kassel, Hesse, in central…