5 July 2018
Join the OLH Team - we're recruiting a Software Engineer!
Posted by OLH Janeway
Working with the Birkbeck Centre for Technology and Publishing the Open Library of Humanities is looking for a new Software Engineer to work on publishing technology software such as our platform, Janeway.The ideal candidate will be a highly productive and motivated individual, proficient in a rang…
29 June 2018
Open Insights: An Interview with Caroline Magennis
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
#Agreement20: Capturing the 20th Anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement in Open AccessAn  Open  Insights  interview  with Caroline MagennisDr Caroline Magennis is a Lecturer in Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature at the University of Salford and the Chair of &nb…
19 June 2018
Liverpool University Press journal, Francosphères, to flip to full open-access with funding from the Open Library of Humanities
Posted by Paula Clemente Vega
We are extremely pleased to announce that our international library partners have voted to accept Francosphères' application to join the Open Library of Humanities. This is part of our partnership with Liverpool University Press, and is the second journal – following Quaker Studies last year– that …
13 June 2018
OLH Editor Ernesto Priego Speaks on Open Access and the Humanities in Ljubljana
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
On 22 May 2018 the Faculty of Arts of the University of Ljubljana and OpenAIRE National Open Access Desk (NOAD) organised a symposium on the theme of Open Access in the Humanities held at the University of Ljubljana. The conference, which explored the issues involved in the development of research …
11 June 2018
Middlebury College joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that Middlebury College has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy systemThe Open Library of Humanities is an academic-led, gold open-access publisher with no author-facing charges. With funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, t…
22 May 2018
OLH gives Evidence to Wellcome Trust Review on Open Access
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
Today, the 22nd May 2018, the OLH’s Martin Paul Eve, Professor of Literature, Technology and Publishing at Birkbeck, University of London, gave evidence to the Wellcome Trust's review on its open access policy.Eve said: "it is heartening that the Wellcome Trust, a key promoter of open access, has o…
14 May 2018
Open Insights: An Interview with Demmy Verbeke
Posted by James Smith
Humanities Open Access: A Future for Researchers and LibrariansAn Open Insights interview with Demmy VerbekeDemmy Verbeke was trained as a Neo-Latinist, receiving his PhD in Classics from KU Leuven in 2005, and was a post-doctoral research fellow at Harvard University (2006-7), the University of …
10 May 2018
University of Washington joins OLH LPS model
Posted by James Smith
We are extremely pleased to announce that the University of Washington has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The University of Washington is one of the world’s preeminent public universities. The UW’s impact on individuals, their region and the world is prof…
8 May 2018
University of Hull joins OLH LPS model
Posted by James Smith
We are extremely pleased to announce that the University of Hull has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The University of Hull was founded in 1927 and is England’s 14th-oldest university. The University has a proud heritage of academic excellence, and a histo…
3 May 2018
Queen’s University Belfast joins OLH LPS model
Posted by James Smith
We are extremely pleased to announce that Queen’s University Belfast has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. Queen's University Belfast is ranked in the top one percent of universities in the world. Founded in 1845 as Queen's College Belfast, it became an inde…
30 April 2018
Open Insights: An Interview with Jane Winters
Posted by James Smith
Open Access and the Archived Web An Open Insights interview with Jane WintersJane Winters is Professor of Digital Humanities at the School of Advanced Study, University of London. She has led or co-directed a range of digital projects, including most recently Big UK Domain Data for the Arts …
26 April 2018
Universitäts-und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt joins OLH LPS model
Posted by James Smith
We are extremely pleased to announce that the Universitäts-und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system.  The ULB Darmstadt is the Central University Library of the Technische Universität Darmstadt and serves research, teaching an…