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Lib4RI News

  • Lib4RI Update #21: Open Access Big Deals - A Closer Look

    The new Swiss Open Access big deals with Elsevier and Springer Nature have been praised as an « important step » and « key milestone » towards achieving the goal of Open Access. Although Open Access big deals undoubtedly offer immediate benefits to scientists, they also might have adverse effects on scholarly publishing in ...

  • It’s International Open Access Week!

    The global Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scholarship and research. Learn more about ...

  • Webinar Miniseries Autumn 2020

    Due to the ongoing corona situation, our biannual training modules on Searching & Managing Scientific Information usually offered to all affiliates of Eawag, Empa, PSI and WSL will be replaced by a webinar miniseries (via Zoom) covering some selected topics. We hope to be back with a full set of training modules in spring next ...

  • Goodbye NEBIS, hello Swisscovery

    In early December, the NEBIS lending network will be dissolved and replaced by swisscovery, the new nationwide library system operated by the Swiss Library Service Platform (SLSP). Lib4RI has joined the new SLSP network together with almost 500 other academic libraries from all over Switzerland. Swisscovery will include more ...

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