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Next Generation Repositories

COAR has launched the Next Generation Repositories Project to identify future technologies and functionalities. More

#COAR2018 Annual Meeting

The COAR Annual Meeting and General Assembly 2018 will take place in Hamburg, Germany, from May 15-17, 2018, at the German National Library of Economics, Leibniz Information Centre for Economics (ZBW).

#COAR2017 Annual Meeting

COAR Annual Meeting took place in the beautiful city of Venice, Italy from May 8-10, 2017, on the campus of the Università Ca’Foscari. See the presentations…

International Accord

International Accord strengthens ties between repository networks worldwide. Read more


Jun 19 COAR Member-Only Webinar: DSpace-CRIS: How to Bring Repositories and CRIS/RIMS Together

COAR Member-Only webinar: DSpace-CRIS: How to Bring Repositories and CRIS/RIMS Together will take place on July 10th at 9:30am CEST. Please register by July 7th, Friday. CRIS/RIMS (Current Research Information Systems / Research Information Management Systems) are becoming more and more relevant to monitor research … Continue reading »

Jun 09 Asia Open Access Regional Survey

COAR has just published a new report, Asia Open Access Regional Survey The report presents the results of a survey of open access activities in Asia undertaken in early 2017. “The continent of Asia is rapidly increasing in prominence on … Continue reading »

May 29 Highlights from Controlled Vocabularies Workshop in #COAR2017 Annual Meeting

COAR Controlled Vocabularies Workshop took place on 8 May 2017 at COAR 2017 Annual Meeting. Around 40+ participants joined in the half day open session. The session was organized to introduce COAR vocabularies to the members including what has been … Continue reading »

May 12 Summary of COAR Annual Meeting

On May 8-10, 2017, the COAR meeting took place at the Università Ca’ Foscari in Venice, Italy 80 international delegates attended the three day meeting, which focused on fostering closer collaboration across countries and regions, and facilitating dialogue about issues … Continue reading »

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