January 20, 2021

Participants at COAR Meeting “Agree to Work Together on a Technical Architecture For Distributed Peer Review on Repository Resources”

From a Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) Communiqué: On January 23-24, 2020, COAR (Confederation of Open Access Repositories) convened a meeting to investigate the potential for a common, distributed architecture that would connect peer review with resources in repositories. [Clip] Meeting participants reviewed and discussed a number of different use cases. While each case […]

Coming Online This September: “The Impact of Access to Information on Our Societies” E-Forum

From a COAR (Confederation of Open Access Repositories) Announcement: The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations  and COAR, are organising an e-forum on “Sustainable Development Goals: The Impact of Access to Information on our Societies” which will take place from 7-18 September 2015. This […]

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 http://www.coar-repositories.org reflects a great deal of input from […]