Category: collaboration

An article by Jeremy Atkinson and Paul Riley in SCONUL Focus, Number 45, 2009: In December 2007, at an event at the National Library of Wales, WHELF launched its innovative e-book deal arranged with the Online Computer Library Center …

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Colleagues from the Scottish Confederation of University and Research Libraries (SCURL) visited Cardiff University on 4 June for a joint study day with WHELF. SCURL is the principal association of research libraries in Scotland and has been working collaboratively and cross-sectorally …

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Over 20 representatives from Welsh HE, FE and Public Libraries gathered in Swansea in April to spend a day hearing about Open Source for libraries – theory and practice. To find some excellent notes and links to all the slides, …

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Scotland’s university researchers are to benefit from an online shared initiative that makes key journals more widely available, thanks to an agreement negotiated by JISC Collections and led by the Scottish Confederation of University and Research Libraries (SCURL). The Scottish …

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Big five Welsh universities form strategic collaboration group On 1 March 2009, Wales’ five major universities announced their intention to act together, combining their strengths and talents to drive forward the knowledge economy in Wales. Together, Aberystwyth, Bangor, Cardiff, Glamorgan …

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