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The University of Iowa joins OLH Library Partnership Subsidy Model

The University of Iowa joins OLH Library Partnership Subsidy Model

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2021-03-03

We are very pleased to announce that the University of Iowa has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. The University of Iowa is a public research university in Iowa City, Iowa. Founded in 1847, it is the oldest and the second-largest university in the state. A member of the Association of American Universities since 1909 and the Big Ten Conference since 1899, [...]

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The Open Library of Humanities joins the Portico Digital preservation archive

The Open Library of Humanities joins the Portico Digital preservation archive

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2021-02-10

We are very pleased to announce that the Open Library of Humanities has joined the Portico Digital preservation archive, alongside the CLOCKSS Archive, adding to our guarantee of long-term availability of the material published in our journals. Portico is a community-supported preservation archive that safeguards access to e-journals, e-books, and digital collections. Portico's unique, [...]

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Call for Expressions of Interest. The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship

Call for Expressions of Interest. The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2021-02-09

Call for Expressions of Interest. The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics ScholarshipEditorial PositionsThe editors of The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship seek expressions of interest to join our editorial team in the following volunteer positions:·  Editorial and Peer Review Workflow Coordinator(s)·  Social Media Editor(s)The appointed candidates will work closely with the [...]

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Freie Universität Berlin joins Open Library of Humanties’ Library Partnership Subsidy

Freie Universität Berlin joins Open Library of Humanties’ Library Partnership Subsidy

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2021-02-05

We are very pleased to announce that Freie Universität Berlin has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. Freie Universität Berlin is a leading research university located in Berlin, Germany. The university is one of the 13 German universities being funded through the German government’s Excellence Strategy and is part of the only University Consortium of [...]

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Recording of the second Comics Grid webinar on Noir and Comics

Recording of the second Comics Grid webinar on Noir and Comics

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2021-02-03

The Comics Grid Webinar Series - Live Chats on Comics Scholarship Music and Noir in Comics: Reading Thompson and Campbell's Jem and the Holograms and Díaz Canales and Guarnido’s Blacksad with Susan Bond and Hailey J. Austin.You can now watch the recording of our second Comics Grid webinar on Music and Noir in Comics organised on January 28th. On this second webinar co-hosted by Paula [...]

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CFP: Binary Modernisms: Re/Appropriations of Modernist Art in the Digital Age / Deadline: 14 March, 2021

CFP: Binary Modernisms: Re/Appropriations of Modernist Art in the Digital Age / Deadline: 14 March, 2021

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2021-01-26

Open Library of Humanities Journal Special Collection: Call for ArticlesBinary Modernisms: Re/Appropriations of Modernist Art in the Digital AgeBinary Modernisms addresses the convergence of modernism and digital technologies in their disruption of traditional methods of art creation. Drawing on existing discussions of early 20th-century modernism’s disturbance of traditional cultural forms and [...]

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OLH Managing Editor joins BAME academic leadership programme

OLH Managing Editor joins BAME academic leadership programme

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2021-01-26

We are delighted to announce that Dr Rose Harris-Birtill, Managing Editor at the Open Library of Humanities and Honorary Fellow at the University of St Andrews, has been successfully awarded a place on the StellarHE - Strategic Executive Development for Diverse Leaders in Higher Education programme, a national development initiative to increase the representation of Black, Asian and Minority [...]

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Open Insights: Social Work and the Necessity of Open Access

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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Trier University joins OLH Library Partnership Subsidy Model

Trier University joins OLH Library Partnership Subsidy Model

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2021-01-15

We are extremely pleased to announce that Trier University has joined the Open Library of Humanities’ Library Partnership Subsidy system. Trier University (German: Universität Trier), is a young, dynamic German university based in Trier with a clear focus on training young academics. Founded in 1473, the university was closed at the end of the 18th century and not reopened until 1970. Today, the [...]

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Saxon State and University Library Dresden (SLUB) joins OLH LPS model

Saxon State and University Library Dresden (SLUB) joins OLH LPS model

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-12-16

We are very pleased to announce that the SLUB Dresden (SLUB) has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The SLUB is one of the largest academic libraries in Germany. As the library of the Technische Universität Dresden, it provides the information for a research-intensive full university with a particularly wide range of subjects. As a classic state library, it [...]

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The Comics Grid Webinar Series - Music and Noir in Comics: Reading Thompson and Campbell's Jem and the Holograms and Díaz Canales and Guarnido’s Blacksad with Susan Bond and Hailey J. Austin.

The Comics Grid Webinar Series - Music and Noir in Comics: Reading Thompson and Campbell's Jem and the Holograms and Díaz Canales and Guarnido’s Blacksad with Susan Bond and Hailey J. Austin.

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-12-14

Live Chat | WebinarThe Comics Grid Webinar Series - Live Chats on Comics Scholarship Music and Noir in Comics: Reading Thompson and Campbell's Jem and the Holograms and Díaz Canales and Guarnido’s Blacksad with Susan Bond and Hailey J. Austin. Díaz Canales and Guarnido. © Juan Diaz Canales and Juanjo Guarnido, 2010. Thompson and Campbell. © Hasbro 2015.Date:  Thursday 28 [...]

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The University of Westminster Press and Michigan Publishing Services working with Janeway

The University of Westminster Press and Michigan Publishing Services working with Janeway

Posted by Tech OLH on 2020-12-10

London, UK and Ann Arbor, MI, USA – 10 December 2020  The University of Westminster Press and Michigan Publishing Services working with Janeway Systems digital journals publishing platform have reached an agreement whereby they will partner to publish UWP’s six scholarly journals from January 2021.  Andrew Lockett, Press Manager (University of Westminster Press) warmly welcomed the [...]

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The Royal Danish Library joins OLH LPS model

The Royal Danish Library joins OLH LPS model

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-12-04

We are very pleased to announce that the Royal Danish Library has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. The Royal Danish Library is the national library of Denmark and the university library for five out of eight universities in Denmark including the University of Copenhagen. It is among the largest libraries in the world and the largest in the Nordic [...]

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The University of Liège's Library (ULiège Library) joins OLH LPS Model

The University of Liège's Library (ULiège Library) joins OLH LPS Model

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-12-01

We are extremely pleased to announce that the University of Liège’s Library (ULiège Library), by the means of its Humanities and Social Sciences branch, has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. Acting in the capacity of the University of Liège, one of the major universities of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation in Belgium, ULiège Library provides research and [...]

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Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) joins OLH LPS model

Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) joins OLH LPS model

Posted by Paula Clemente Vega on 2020-11-11

We are very pleased to announce that the Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) has joined the Open Library of Humanities' Library Partnership Subsidy system. Acting in the capacity of the German National Library of Science and Technology, as well as architecture, chemistry, computer science, mathematics and physics, the TIB – Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology and University [...]

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