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uBioRSS : tracking taxonomic literature using RSS
(Oxford University Press, 2007-03-28)
Web content syndication through standard formats such as RSS and ATOM has become an increasingly popular mechanism for publishers, news sources, and blogs to disseminate regularly updated content. These standardized ...
Facilitating open exchange of data and information
By broad consensus, Open Data presents great value. However, beyond that simple statement, there are a number of complex, and sometimes contentious, issues that the science community must address. In this review, we ...
Open access to science content : a view from the "Hole"
This presentation looked at the Woods Hole Open Access Server, WHOAS, an institutional repository. Built on the DSpace platform and hosted by the MBLWHOI Library, the mission of WHOAS is to digitally capture, communicate, ...
Building repositories: why DSpace?
This presentation looked at the process of selecting a software platform for hosting the Woods Hole Open Access Server (WHOAS), an institutional repository serving the Woods Hole (MA) science community.
Using library services for fund raising
The fate of the ocean
(Foundation for National Progress, 2006-03)
Our oceans are under attack, and approaching a point of no return. Can we survive if the seas go silent?
Publishing returns to the Academy
(MBLWHOI Library, 2015-10-23)
Panel and audience conversations about exploring some of the new models through which science publishing can evolve, empowering researchers and the research community to have more critical input in the publishing process
The Encyclopedia of Life, Biodiversity Heritage Library, biodiversity informatics and beyond Web 2.0
(Great Cities Initiative of the University of Illinois at Chicago Library, 2008-08-04)
E.O. Wilson, the noted entomologist at Harvard, "wished" for an authoritative encyclopedia of life that would be freely available on the worldwide web for the entire world. On 9 May 2007, The Encyclopedia of Life (EOL) was ...
The Biodiversity Heritage Library : advancing metadata practices in a collaborative digital library
(Taylor & Francis, 2010-04)
The Biodiversity Heritage Library is an open access digital library of taxonomic literature, forming a single point of access to this collection for use by a worldwide audience of professional taxonomists, as well as ...