January 21, 2022

New Video/Presentation: Martin Eve and Caroline Edwards Celebrate Official Launch of Open Library of Humanities

The nearly one hour presentation was recorded earlier today (September 15, 2015) by the Right to Research Coalition as part of their OpenCon Community Webcast series.

Martin Eve and Caroline Edwards celebrate the official launch of the Open Library of the Humanities (OLH).

Both accomplished scholars, Martin Eve and Caroline Edwards are lecturers at Birkbeck, University of London and serve as editors for the lluvium, an open access journal dedicated to 21st-century literature.

They speak about the launch of the OLH, including their innovative model for sustaining a mega-journal in the Humanities, and discuss the role of Open Access in the humanities more broadly.

See Also: Open Library of Humanities Obtains Formal Charitable Status (September 4, 2015)

Direct to Open Library of Humanities Web Site

Since July 1, 2015, University of North Texas, ASIANetwork Exchange, SOAS, University of London, Ghent University, Royal Holloway, University of London, University of Manchester, University of Huddersfield, West Texas A&M University, University of Kansas, and the University of Glasgow have all joined the Open Library of Humanities funding model.

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) 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 Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.