COAR organises online sessions about the latest trends, hot topics and areas of interest to our members and partners. The aim is to have a webinar every few months, and develop programming that is of relevance and accessible in different regions and time zones.

If you have a suggestion for a topic, please let us know.

Watch our previous webinars on the COAR YouTube channel

COAR Forum on COVID-19, Open Science, and Repositories

September 13th, 2020|

On September 10, 2020, COAR hosted a 2-hour forum highlighting the role of open science and open repositories in the context of COVID-19. The forum showcased several collaborative initiatives from around the world aiming …

Webinar on Plan S and Repositories

January 10th, 2019|

COAR provided a response on the guidance on the implementation of the Plan S on December 13th and hosted a webinar with the repository community today to discuss Plan S requirements and the potential …

Presentations about ResourceSync

September 25th, 2018|

COAR recently hosted a webinar for platform providers about one of the next generation repository technologies, ResourceSync. The aim was to provide more information about the use cases and rationale for repository platforms to …

Recording and the Slides of Webinar on IR Usage Statistics

October 4th, 2017|

CARL-COAR joint webinar on institutional repository (IR) usage statistics was held yesterday with number of participants. The webinar was moderated by Leah Vanderjagt, Digital Repository Services Coordinator at University of Alberta. She made an introduction …

CARL-COAR Joint Webinar on IR Usage Statistics

September 19th, 2017|

COAR Members are invited to a webinar entitled "Two Approaches for Accurately Counting IR Usage: RAMP and IRUS-UK" jointly organised by CARL and COAR. The speakers are Kenning Arlitsch, Dean at Montana State University Library and Paul Needham, Research …

DSpace-CRIS: How to Bring Repositories and CRIS/RIMS Webinar

July 10th, 2017|

CRIS/RIMS (Current Research Information Systems / Research Information Management Systems) are becoming more and more relevant to monitor research activities and outputs, highlighting strengths and weaknesses of institutional performance and providing insight for budget …

#OAWeek2016 Webinar Slides and Recordings are now available

October 26th, 2016|

COAR celebrates Open Access Week 2016 with the webinar on Next Generation Repositories. The webinar was streamed twice on 25th of October to ensure that it can be attended by people in several different …

Webinar: Oya Rieger on the arXiv User Survey

July 18th, 2016|

This webinar featured Oya Rieger, Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Resources and Preservation Services at Cornell University and Program Director for arXiv. The session took place on Thursday, July 28, 2016. As part of its …