Category Archives: Vision Sessions

Video of Vision III: Lisa Macklin – Open Access: How Accessible Is It?

  The Budapest Open Access Initiative made the first public statement of open access principles in 2002. In the more than 15 years since, open access publications have proliferated. The ideals of the open access movement to make open access … Continue reading

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Video of Vision II: Lauren Smith – Communities of praxis: transforming access to information for equity

Access and accessibility to knowledge for research and professional practice has implications for social equity and democracy. Library and information services have many opportunities to make knowledge discoverable, retrievable and useable, but on many occasions are instead (actively or passively) … Continue reading

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Video of Vision Session I: Sören Auer – Towards an Open Research Knowledge Graph

  The document-oriented workflows in science have reached (or already exceeded) the limits of adequacy as highlighted for example by recent discussions on the increasing proliferation of scientific literature and the reproducibility crisis. Now it is possible to rethink this … Continue reading

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Vision Speakers for the 2018 Conference

The Program Planning Committee is pleased to announce the Vision Speakers for the 2018 Annual NASIG Conference, “Transforming the Information Community.” Sören Auer Sören Auer studied Mathematics and Computer Science in Dresden, Hagen and Yekaterinburg (Russia). In 2006 he obtained … Continue reading

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2017 Vision Session III: The Secret Life of Comics: Socializing and Seriality

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2017 Vision Session II: Racing to the Crossroads of Scholarly Communication: But Who Are We Leaving Behind?

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2017 Vision Session I: Advancing Discovery Science with FAIR Data Stewardship

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