26 October 2015
University of Liverpool joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that the University of Liverpool has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. The University is a member of The Russell Group of 24 UK research-led universities and is ranked in the top 1% of higher education institutions worl…
23 October 2015
University of Cambridge joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that the University of Cambridge has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. The mission of the University of Cambridge, one of the world’s top research institutions, is to contribute to society through the pursuit of educati…
22 October 2015
Norwegian University of Science and Technology becomes first Norwegian institution to join OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that the Norwegian University of Science and Technology has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. NTNU has strong research communities in science and technology, the social sciences, teacher education, the arts and humaniti…
21 October 2015
Gustavus Adolphus College joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that Gustavus Adolphus College has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. Gustavus Adolphus College is a highly selective, private, coeducational, residential liberal arts college affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Chu…
20 October 2015
Skidmore College joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
Skidmore College’s Lucy Scribner Library has joined the Open Library of Humanities (OLH) Library Partnership Subsidy system. The OLH is an academic-led, gold open-access publisher with no author-facing charges. With funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the platform covers its costs by p…
18 October 2015
Brief planned OLH downtime
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
This is a service announcement that we plan for an estimated 15-20 minutes downtime across the OLH platform at 10am (GMT +1) tomorrow (Sunday, 18th October 2015). This downtime is to take action to mitigate against our server host’s planned 48 hours downtime and it should drastically reduce the out…
17 October 2015
More on OLH discoverability
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
In a previous post we spoke about ongoing discoverability work. This brief update is to say that this work is now leading to success. Firstly, we have a report that our integration with Serials Solutions is now working and we are listed as a database there: Secondly, we are pleased to say that the…
15 October 2015
Liverpool John Moores University joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that Liverpool John Moores University has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. A strong teaching and research institution, Liverpool John Moores University was one of the highest climbers nationally in the UK’s 2014 Resear…
14 October 2015
Aberystwyth University joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that Aberystwyth University has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. Aberystwyth University possesses a long and distinguished record of undertaking cutting edge research that has been recognised as being world leading or …
13 October 2015
Harvard Library joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that Harvard Library has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. Harvard is among the most prestigious institutional libraries in the world. The Open Library of Humanities is an academic-led, gold open-access publisher with …
12 October 2015
OLH partners with LingOA and Ubiquity Press to provide long-term sustainability for flipped journals
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are very pleased to announce that the Open Library of Humanities has partnered with the LingOA initiative and with Ubiquity Press to support the transition of subscription linguistics journals to a pure OA model. The LingOA project is designed to move linguistics journals out of unaffordable su…
9 October 2015
Queen Mary University of London joins OLH LPS model
Posted by Martin Paul Eve
We are extremely pleased to announce that Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. QMUL is one of the UK’s leading research-focused higher education institutions. With around 17,840 students, 4,000 staff and an annual tu…