31 May 2016 - The 2nd in the ICSTI/NISO Webinar series will address the topic of Text and Data Mining as seen from the perspective of the Library, Publisher and Researcher communities. The four presenters are : Jeremy Frey, Professor of Physical Chemistry and Head of Computational Systems Chemistry, University of Southampton - Michael Levine-Clark, Dean and Director of Libraries, University of Denver - Ellen Finnie, Head of Scholarly Communications and Collections Strategy, MIT Libraries - Audrey McCulloch, Chief Executive, Association of Learned, Professional and Society Publishers, and Director of the Publishers Licensing Society.
Date and Time : 30 June 2016 - 10-00- 11-30 (US ET)
8 May 2016 - Held as part of the ICSTI September meeting in Denver, the ITOC and TACC Workhsops will respectively focus on ’Enabling Innovations for Researcher Workflows and Scholarly Communication’ and ‘Trends in Scientific Software Development, Sharing, and Use’ - Read the workshop presentations and stay tuned for speaker names and papers in the weeks ahead.
8 Mar 2016 - Mark your calendars ! The date and location of the ICSTI 2016 General Assembly & Workshops are now confirmed. We will convene on Saturday 10 September in Denver, Colorado, USA. Our meeting will precede the International Data Week (11-17 September) which is being organised by CODATA, ICSU World Data System, and RDA, associate members and partner of ICSTI.
Further information can be accessed here. >>>
28 Feb 2016 - Slides from the ITOC and TACC workshops, held as part of the ICSTI 2016 Annual Members’ Meeting on 20 February in Philadelphia, are now available in the Members’ Area of the website.
We extend our sincere thanks to all our speakers, workshop chairs, and delegates whose expertise, involvement and active participation contributed to the success of the day.
Special thanks to our sponsors for their generosity in providing financial support of this event. >>>
ICSTI INSIGHT SERIES - "Public Access at the United States Department of Energy" - In August 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy published the DOE Public Access Plan. In his 10-page paper, Brian Hitson, DOE/OSTI’s Director shares an in-depth review of DOE’s implementation of public access to scholarly publications and provides a detailed presentation of the concurrently launched portal DOE PAGES Beta (Public Access Gateway for Energy and Science). >>> The article
ICSTI’s President, Dr Jan Brase, appointed new Head of Research and Development at the Göttingen State and University Library (SUB Göttingen). Jan will start in his new role in July 2015, coming from the German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB). >>> The information
Read the Report authored by the CODATA-ICSTI Task Group on Data Citation Standards and Practices ’Out of Cite, Out of Mind : The Current State of Practice, Policy, and Technology for the Citation of Data’ >>> The report