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Open Insights: Early Career Researchers and the Importance of Open Access

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2022-05-24

Early Career Researchers and the Importance of Open AccessAn Open Insights blog post by Lindsey Beth Zelvin Lindsey Beth Zelvin is the CHASE Editorial, Marketing and Technical Intern for the Open Library of Humanities. She began this placement in November 2021. Lindsey is in the first year of her PhD in Narrative Nonfiction at the University of Kent in Canterbury. Her work investigates the [...]

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Open Insights: Social Work and the Necessity of Open Access

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2021-01-18

Social Work and the Necessity of Open AccessAn Open Insights essay by Daniel J. DunleavyDaniel J. Dunleavy (PhD in Social Work) is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Center for Translational Behavioral Science at Florida State University's College of Medicine. In addition to his interests in behavioral health and public health policy, he has interest in the philosophy of science, open science, [...]

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The Open Library of Humanities Shortlisted for Three Publishing Awards

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-07-02

The Open Library of Humanities Shortlisted for Three Publishing AwardsWe are delighted to announce that the Open Library of Humanities has been shortlisted for three different publishing awards: two Association of Publishers (AOP) Digital Publishing Awards in the categories of Best Digital Publishing Innovation and Small Digital Publisher of the Year, and the Association of Learned and [...]

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Live Chat: Postcolonial Perspectives in Game Studies

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-06-22

Live Chat | Webinar: Postcolonial Perspectives in Game StudiesDate: Monday 29th June 2020Time: 3-4pm BST. Check your timezone here Registration: Please register hereTo join the webinar: Please install the Zoom meetings application from the Zoom Download Centre before the webinar. The Postcolonial Perspectives in Game Studies OLH Special Collection is a freely accessible curated [...]

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Open Insights: An Interview with Johan Rooryck, Open Access Champion for cOAlition S

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-04-28

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 Lingua (Elsevier) and since 2015 as the co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Fair Open Access journal [...]

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Webinar: Open Access and Medieval Studies: New Approaches to Water and Beyond

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-03-16

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 the webinar. On 25th April 2018 Hetta Howes (City, University of London) and James Smith [...]

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Applications are now open for German journals to join the Open Library of Humanities

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-01-28

Applications are now open for German journals to join the OLHAs part of the OLH-DE project, the Open Library of Humanities seeks applications from subscription-based German journals to expand its portfolio. The OLH-DE project is a collaborative project between the University of Konstanz and the Open Library of Humanities which seeks to further promote the Open Library of Humanities in Germany. [...]

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Open Access and Medieval Studies: New Approaches to Water and Beyond. A talk by Dr James Smith and Dr Hetta Howes

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-01-24

Open Access and Medieval Studies: New Approaches to Water and Beyond. A talk by Dr James Smith and Dr Hetta HowesOn the evening of Friday 21st February the Open Library of Humanities will be hosting an event at Birkbeck, University of London to celebrate the OLH journal Special Collection New Approaches to Medieval Water Studies edited by Dr James Smith and Dr Hetta Howes. The event will be both, [...]

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The OLH Open Access Award 2020: call for applications

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-01-15

The OLH Open Access Award 2020: call for applicationsThe Open Library of Humanities (OLH) is proud to launch 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.The Open Library of Humanities is an academic-led, gold open access publisher with no author-facing charges. With initial [...]

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Open Insights: An Interview with Janneke Adema and Gary Hall

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-01-13

Community-led Open Publication Infrastructures for Monographs An Open Insights Interview with Janneke Adema and Gary HallProfessor Gary Hall and Dr. Janneke Adema are both researchers in the Centre for Postdigital Cultures at Coventry University. They are also the Principal Investigators of the recently launched Research England funded project, Community-led Open Publication Infrastructures [...]

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Open Insights: An Interview with Jeroen Sondervan

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2019-09-20

An Open Insights interview with Jeroen SondervanJeroen Sondervan is Open Access Publishing Consultant for Utrecht University and currently appointed as project leader open access for the UU Open Science Programme. He has been a commissioning editor for Amsterdam University Press from 2007 until 2016. For over 10 years he has been working on open access journals and monographs, with a special [...]

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Open Insights: An Interview with Arianna Becerril

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2019-05-15

AmeliCA, Open Knowledge for Latin America and the Global South An Open Insights interview with Arianna BecerrilArianna Becerril-García is a Professor in the School of Political and Social Sciences at the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico. She is also the Executive Director of Redalyc project (Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina y El Caribe, España y Portugal) and the [...]

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Open Insights: An interview with Leslie Chan

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2018-12-10

Open Access, the Global South and the Politics of Knowledge Production and CirculationAn Open Insights interview with Leslie ChanLeslie Chan is Associate Professor in the Department of Arts, Culture and Media and the Centre for Critical Development Studies at the University of Toronto Scarborough, where he serves as the Associate Director. An early practitioner of the Web for scholarly [...]

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Open Insights: Open Video and the Audiovisual Body

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2018-10-26

An Open Insights essay by Ben SpatzFig 1. Screenshot of  Spatz, B. (2018). Editorial. Journal of Embodied Research, 1(1), 5 (7:55) Ben Spatz is editor of the new videographic Journal of Embodied Research from Open Library of Humanities and the Advanced Methods series from Punctum Books, both open access initiatives that intervene in academic epistemologies at the level of method. They [...]

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Open Insights: An Interview with James Smith

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2018-10-15

Open Access and Open Data: Perspectives from an Early Career Researcher and OA AdvocateAn Open Insights interview with James SmithDr James L. Smith is an author, editor and former marketing officer for the Open Library of Humanities. He recently started a Postdoctoral Fellowship in the department of geography at Trinity College Dublin within the spatial and environmental humanities. His first [...]

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