23 September 2016 - The 3rd in the ICSTI/NISO Webinar series will address the topic Enabling Innovations for Researcher Workflows and Scholarly Communication and will feature : Jeroen Bosman, Scholarly Communications and Geoscience Librarian, Utrecht University ; Bianca Kramer, Life Sciences and Medicine Librarian, Utrecht University ; David Mellor, Project Manager, Journal and Funder Initiatives, Center for Open Science ; Cameron Neylon, Professor of Research Communications, Centre for Culture and Technology, Curtin University, and Alex Viggio, Associate Director, Faculty Information System, University of Colorado, Boulder. You are all invited to join the discussion.
Date and Time : Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 10-00- 11-30 (US ET) — Full information
21 September 2016 - ’Changing research workflows - Driving forces for openness, efficiency and reproducibility’ : the presentation made by Jeroen Bosman and Bianca Kramer at ICSTI’s General Assembly Workshops during the International Data Week in Denver, is now available here.
16 September 2016 - All presentation slides from the ITOC and TACC workshops held as part of the ICSTI meeting of 10th September 2016 in Denver, Co, USA can be retrieved from the Members’ Area of the website. >>>
12 September 2016
The ICSTI 2016 General Assembly & Workshops meeting has now passed. Thank you to all ICSTI delegates who contributed their time and expertise to this event. We are grateful to those members who presented their organisation’s/institution’s projects and initiatives at the General Assembly. A special thanks to the chairs who put together such diverse and exciting ITOC and TACC workshop programs and to our eminent speakers for committing to give their presentations and for definitely making the event a successful one.
All contributions will be made available in the coming days.
Sept 2016 - The IDW held in Denver also offered ICSTI the opportunity to continue collaborative exchanges with ICSU and CODATA. Left to right : Tony Llewellyn, Exec. Director ICSTI ; Heide Hackmann, Exec. Director ICSU ; Jan Brase, President ICSTI ; Geoffrey Boulton, President CODATA
Sep 2016 - ICSTI HAS A NEW GOVERNANCE - We extend our congratulations to the Executive Board members elected for the triennium 2016-2019 at the General Assembly held on September 10th, 2016 in Denver, Colorado, USA.
Officers are :
Jan Brase, Markus Ekman, and Dobrica Savic
Jul 2016 - NSTL joins ICSTI as a Full Member - China’s National Science and Technology Library (NSTL) provides nation-wide services in S&T literature and information through resource collections, archives, and associated applications. Strategic objectives include :
* Continue to improve services including stabilization of outreach services and open-source applications, establish an open system of resource integration, and support adequate utilization of S&T literature ;
* Expand resource sharing and information integration through support of other literature service systems, reinforce application research, sample demonstration and tests ;
* Establish NSTL as the service hub and support center for national S&T literature information service development.