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MLAG Conference 2017 – Promoting Museum Research (14.12.17)

A half-day conference which looked at the ways in which museum libraries are helping to support their organisations move into the world of open access publishing and research data management.

There are links below to the Conference presentations – please select the reading view or slide show to view the presentations.  Some presenter notes can be viewed in the normal view.  There are also links to the two repositories featured in the case studies and to a storify edition of the @MLAGuk tweets from the day.

Workshop Programme

Session One: CILIP and Open Access – Nick Poole, Chief Executive CILIP

Session Two: What is a repository and why have one?  – Lisa Cardy, Head of Researcher Services and Digital Delivery, Natural History Museum

Session Three: Jisc Open Access Services – Helen Blanchett, Scholarly Communications Subject Specialist, Jisc

Session Four: Case Study 1 – Natural History Museum Repository –  Alison Harding, Researcher Services Librarian, Natural History Museum

Session Five: Case Study 2 – National Museums Scotland Research Repository  – Mark Glancy, Library Services Manager, National Museums Scotland

Session Six: British Library Shared Repository Services – Sara Gould, Repository Services Lead, British Library