28 April 2016
CFP: Utopia at the Border / Deadline: Spring, 2017
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
OLH Guest Editors Dr David M. Bell (Sheffield), Dr Nathaniel Coleman (Newcastle) and Dr Kenneth Hanshew (Regensburg) have recently announced their call for contributions for the fourth symposium of the Leverhulme-funded Imaginaries of the Future network. The symposium, which will be …
18 April 2016
C21 Literature (Re-)Launches as an OLH Journal
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We're delighted to announce the (re-)launch of C21 Literature: Journal of 21st-Century Writings (ISSN 2045-5216). C21 Literature is a young journal that has quickly established its strong reputation for examining the genres, forms of publication and the circulation of 21st-century writings. F…
18 April 2016
Guardian Article on OLH Published Scholarship
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
OLH authors Stuart Lawson and Jonathan Gray have published an article in the Guardian about their research into the cost of open access publishing. The piece is based on the recent article, "Opening the Black Box of Scholarly Communication Funding: A Public Data Infrastructure for Financi…
7 April 2016
Portland State University joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that Portland State University Library has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. PSU is Oregon's urban research university located in the heart of downtown and is ranked as one of the nation's "most i…
6 April 2016
Davidson College joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that Davidson College has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. Davidson College seeks out intellectually curious students who are committed to developing their talents for lives of leadership and service. Small cla…
30 March 2016
University of Maryland Libraries – College Park join OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that the University of Maryland Libraries – College Park have joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The University of Maryland is a public research university, the flagship campus of the University System of Marylan…
29 March 2016
All Eleven Sites of the University of California Library System join OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that all eleven sites of the University of California Library system have joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The UC library system has been among the pioneers of the adoption of digital technologies. Indeed, one …
14 March 2016
New OLH Poster: The Constructivist Poster
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
The second poster in our series is now available! Following on from our highly popular Victorian Poster, the new Constructivist Poster is a fitting tribute to the grassroots support from academics, librarians and publishers that have made the OLH possible. We are grateful to our fantastic gra…
1 March 2016
University of Strathclyde joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that the University of Strathclyde has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, Strathclyde was rated among the 20 top research intensive universities in the UK. The Open Library of …
29 February 2016
MLA Panel Report, Jan. 2016
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
The OLH's Editorial Director Dr Caroline Edwards recently organised a panel as part of the 131st Annual Convention of the Modern Languages Association (MLA), held at Austin, Texas in January 2016. The panel was titled "The New Open Access Environment: Innovation in Research, Editing and Publi…
25 February 2016
CFP: New Voices in Jewish-American Literature / Deadline: 16 September, 2016
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
The retirement of Philip Roth in 2012 signifies a definite break with the past, the silencing of one of the last living links with the Jewish generation that dominated post-war American literary culture (Saul Bellow, Bernard Malamud, Isaac Bashevis Singer et al.). This does not, however, …
25 February 2016
Vrije University Amsterdam joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that Vrije University Amsterdam has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. Ever since it was founded in 1880, VU Amsterdam has been known for its distinctive approach to knowledge. Importantly, VU is an open organization, st…