5 Jan 2016 - ICSTI is delighted to welcome the Göttingen State and University Library (SUB Göttingen) to the ICSTI community. Since its foundation in 1734, the SUB Göttingen began developing holdings of national and international importance, which were continuously maintained throughout its history. With its current holdings of 7.7 million media units, Göttingen State and University Library ranks among the largest libraries in Germany. About 5,500 visitors frequent the Central Library (opened in 1993) on Platz der Göttinger Sieben every day. The Library offers a broad range of services for study and research purposes. A competence centre of world renown, the Digital Library at the Göttingen State and University Library offers users a variety of innovative services far beyond the city’s borders. In recognition of its achievements, Göttingen State and University Library has received a number of awards.
16 Dec 2015 - MAKE SURE TO REGISTER AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE !
26 Nov 2015 - Held as part of the upcoming 2016 Annual Members’ Meeting to take place on Saturday 20 February in Philadelphia, USA, ICSTI will present two workshops, organized by the committees ITOC and TACC on the common theme of ’Text and Data Mining’.
The workshops will provide a forum for presenting how a number of different communities are exploring TDM opportunities. Attendees will be offered the chance to interact with and learn from eminent experts covering a number of domains - including libraries, publishers and scientists - who will address the theme from multiple perspectives. A wide range of disciplines, such as the life sciences, physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities, will be represented, discussing new solutions, challenges and strategies focusing on TDM.
Learn more about the confirmed speakers and the event.
13 Nov 2015 - We are pleased to share with you the slides from our 10 November 2015 webinar organized in close cooperation with NISO.
Visit the dedicated webpage ICSTI Webinar Series
11 Nov 2015 - 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). >>> Members’Area
Jul 2015 - 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