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[EP-tech] OR2013: Call for Papers for the EPrints User Group



Dear Colleagues,

This year's Open Repositories conference takes place in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada between Monday, July 8 and Friday, July 12. Registration is now open at http://or2013.net - register early and reserve your accommodation as soon as you can!

Conference Theme
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Open Repositories offers an exciting and unique opportunity to showcase and share innovative EPrints developments with the EPrints and wider repository community. The conference's overarching theme is "Use, Re-use and Reproduce" with a focus on specific areas including:

* re-use of content--particularly research data--enabled by embedded repository tools and services
* re-use of software, services, and infrastructure to support repository development
* facilitation of reproducible research through access to data, workflows, and code
* services making use of repository metadata
* focused, disciplinary or community-based software, services, and infrastructure for use and reuse of content
* integration of data, including linked data, and external services with repositories to provide solutions to specific domains
* added-value services for repositories
* long-term preservation of repositories and their contents
* role and impact of repositories in the research ecosystem

Key dates 
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* 4 March 2013: Deadline for submissions
* 19 April 2013: Submitters notified of acceptance to user groups

Submission process
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We invite 1-2 page proposals for presentations that focus on EPrints from developers, librarians, administrators and repository managers.

Submit your paper on the OR2013 website - http://or2013.net/node/add/conference-paper (Registration required)

We look forward to your proposals, send any queries to the EPrints User Group co-chair William Nixon (William.nixon at glasgow.ac.uk).

Les Carr and William Nixon
EPrints User Group

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William J Nixon
Digital Library Development Manager
 
Direct Line: +44 (0)141 330 6721
Fax: +44 (0)141 330 4952
 
University of Glasgow Library
Hillhead Street
Glasgow G12 8QE
 
www.lib.gla.ac.uk
www.gla.ac.uk/enlighten
 
The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401

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William J Nixon
Digital Library Development Manager
 
Direct Line: +44 (0)141 330 6721
Fax: +44 (0)141 330 4952
 
University of Glasgow Library
Hillhead Street
Glasgow G12 8QE
 
www.lib.gla.ac.uk
www.gla.ac.uk/enlighten
 
The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401