November 30, 2015

ARL’s SHARE (SHared Access Research Ecosystem) Initiative Launches Knowledge Base

Here’s a very smart idea to make learning about a project easy. A centralized location, a knowledge base, to access authoritative FAQs and other answers about the SHARE initiative from the lead organization.

From ARL:

Have you heard about SHARE (SHared Access Research Ecosystem) and wondered exactly what it is? Do you need to explain SHARE to stakeholders, both on and off campus?

The new SHARE Knowledge Base succinctly answers the most frequently asked questions about SHARE and will continue to be expanded as the initiative grows.

Some the Questions You Can Find Answers To:

Direct to SHARE Knowledge Base

In late March, SHARE received a $1 million grant from the Sloan Foundation. 

SHared Access Research Ecosystem (SHARE) Project Plan by LJ's infoDOCKET

Gary Price About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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