COAR is a not-for-profit membership organization based in Göttingen, Germany. Since June 23, 2010, COAR is a registered association under German Law (Register of Associations / Vereinsregister: Göttingen VR 200463)

Executive Board

Photo from left to right: Daisy Selematsela, Bianca Amaro, Wolfram Horstmann, Eloy Rodrigues, Martha Whitehead, Kazu Yamaji, William Nixon, Oya Rieger

  • Chairperson: Eloy Rodrigues, University of Minho, Portugal
  • Vice Chairperson: Kazu Yamaji, National Institute for Informatics, Japan
  • Treasurer: William J. Nixon, University of Glasgow, UK
  • Bianca Amaro, Brazilian Institute of Information in Science and Technology, Brazil
  • Daisy Selematsela, University of South Africa, South Africa
  • Oya Rieger, Cornell University, USA
  • Marta Whitehead, Queen’s University, Canada
  • Wolfram Horstmann, Göttingen State and University Library, Germany

Executive Director