Monthly Archive:: April 2015

Improved processes for Open Access at Lancaster University

E2E project – Lancaster University This is an update on how Lancaster University has benefited from the outputs of the E2EOA project so far. We have already made some changes after considering good practice at other institutions in the E2EOA project: we have changed our funding application process so that the application is made after

Open Access Metadata Discussion 30th April

We are having an information meeting of a few sites here at Glasgow PM 30th April. Discussion will be based around a demo of functionality in live Glasgow EPrints system which includes RCUK (RIOXX) and local Open Access requirements and ability to output to Charities Open Access Spreadsheet format. If you want to join us

EU Open Access Pilot

Glasgow are taking part in an Open Access pilot for completed FP7 projects.  We expect the pilot to start late April/early May. In preparation we: Are attending a meeting tomorrow 9th April to discuss the pilot. Are checking how our list of FP7 awards compares to that supplied by the project team. Have spent some

Process Review

Seasonal Open Access Process review at Kent Glasgow also reviewing processes this morning focussing on financial management with the usual suspect issues emerging: How can we streamline communications to the authors when we have to send them initial advice, confirm payments, confirm repository deposit – ongoing work on streamlining these Confusion of having so many