LIBSENSE: Building Library/NREN Collaborations around Open Science ArticlesDownload
What is LIBSENSE?
In 2017, a new initiative called Library Support for embedding NREN1 services and e-Infrastructure (LIBSENSE2) was conceived during the second annual conference of the West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN)3.
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Open Access and Open Science in Africa: An interview with one of the LIBSENSE Pioneers ArticlesDownload
Omo Oaiya, Chief Strategy Officer at WACREN – the West and Central Africa Research and Education Network – tells CONNECT about a relatively new collaboration called LIBSENSE, where librarians and NREN advocates aim to develop sustainable approaches to benefit researchers in science, global collaboration and improve the ease of accessing valuable data.
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How RENs, Libraries and Universities Are Combining to Accelerate Open Science ArticlesRead Article
Guest Article: Connectivity and Cooperation: How RENs, Libraries and Universities Are Combining to Accelerate Open Science
Barriers and Enablers to Open Access Repository (OAR) Development and Management in African HLIs ArticlesRead Article
Barriers and Enablers to Open Access Repository (OAR) Development and Management in African HLIs: Research from the LIBSENSE OAR Workshops in the UA, WACREN and ASREN Regions
Establish a framework for sustainable OA repository and journal development in Africa ArticlesRead Article
Establish a framework for sustainable OA repository and journal development in Africa using the needs assessment from the AfricaConnect2 LIBSENSE study
LIBSENSE: Building Library/NREN Collaborations Around Open Science ArticlesRead Article
Omo Oaiya, Chief Strategy Officer, WACREN and Pamela Abbott, Senior Lecturer, TUoS Information School, discuss the combination of libraries, universities and research and education network s (RENs) in helping to enable open science in Western and Central Africa.