Open Access - Let's Talk about Data, Developments and Collaboration


Save the date: Wednesday, 21st October

Time: 12.30 - 4

Venue: Boardroom, Health Research Board, Grattan House, 67-72 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2


Light lunch provided courtesy of the Health Research Board.

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Programme Outline:


12.30 - 1.00pm Registration & light lunch

1.00 - 1.15pm Opening Dr. Graham Love, Chief Executive Health Research Board

1.15 - 1.30pm "Google Analytics for Repositories", Ashling Hayes, TARA Content Manager, Research Information Systems Trinity College Library

1.30 - 1.50pm "An Leabharlann opens its pages - steps involved in embracing OA", Marjory Sliney editor of An Leabharlann & Jane Burns, Research Officer Health Professions Education Centre, RCSI

1.50 - 2.00pm Q&A

2. 00 - 2.15pm "Norming the “Distributed” Research Team", Anne Madden, Assistant Librarian, Library & Information Services, St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin.

2.15- 2.25pm "Alternative Metrics: a New Way to Showcase Your Repository Content Impact", David Kane Systems Librarian Waterford Institute of Technology

2.25-2.40pm ‘Figshare’ Terry Bucknell, Digital Science Research Metrics

2.40-2.50pm "Two dilemmas for institutional repositories" Bernard Barrett, Information Scientist, Tusla Child & Family Agency.

2.50 - 3.00pm Q & A

3.00 – 3.20pm "Facilitating effective data management and sharing in University College Dublin: new library services within a campus-wide approach" Julia Barrett, Research Services Manager, UCD Library

3.20 – 3.30pm "Repositories and the collaborative effect" Aoife Lawton, Lenus Repository Manager,HSE, Dr. Steevens' Library.

3.30 - 3.40pm The Aquatic Commons repository; an international collaboration Stephanie Ronan, Information Professional, Marine Institute

3.40 - 4.00pm Q&A and close

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