May 22, 2022

Launch of New Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) Web Site

Via LIBER (Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche – Association of European Research Libraries):


The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) is pleased to announce the launch of its new website. The website includes fresh content, added Web2.0 functionality, and an updated look and feel.

The site reflects a great deal of input from members. In particular, it includes:

Norbert Lossau, chairperson of COAR, comments “We are delighted to launch the new COAR website. We feel that the new infrastructure will be extremely valuable as COAR expands its membership and leaves us better prepared to meet future needs.”

If you are interested in collaborating with COAR please contact the COAR Office at



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