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IFLA Division D Mid-term Meeting 5-7 June 2024

Istanbul / Turkey

Revised Conference Programme: 5-7 June 2024 & Abstracts & Presentations

The Impact of OpenAIRE on Open Science Studies at IZTECH, Gultekin Gurdal, Izmir Institute of Technology, Begum Yavuz, Izmir Institute of Technology, Gonul Kafali Can, Izmir Institute of Technology.

Evaluating Open Data Maturity in the GCC Public Sector: A Comparative Study Using the 5-Star Open Data Framework, Dr. Tosin Ekundayo, Synergy University Dubai.

Open science infrastructure in Croatia : examples and trends, Jelena Bolkovac, Andrea Zabjan Bogut, Tamara Krajna, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture.

The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe) and its growing contribution to global openness: Capacity building and information literacy initiatives, Mary Ngure, Coordinator-Information Resource Centre, icipe.

ANATOLIAN UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES CONSORTIUM (ANKOS) AND TRANSFORMATIVE AGREEMENTS, Ayşen BİNEN, İzmir Institute of Technology, Bahar ERKAN TURGUT, Middle East Technical University, Ece TUFANYAZICI, İstanbul Bilgi University, Sami ÇUHADAR, İstanbul Bilgi University,Üstün Berk SEZGİN,

LEADING THE WAY: OPEN ACCESS INITIATIVES AT KOÇ UNIVERSITY LIBRARY, Çiğdem Yıldırım, Ersan Dur, Kamil Yeşiltaş, Koç University, Suna Kıraç Library, Istanbul, Türkiye.

Open access in North Africa: An unbalanced picture, Samir Hachani, University of Algiers II.

Advancing Diamond Open Access Publishing in Ireland: The Role and Impact of the Irish Open Access Publishers’ Community of Practice, Jane Buggle, Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Ireland.


OA in Indonesia - Is It Moving Forward or Frozen in Time, Dasapta Erwin Irawan, Institut Teknologi Bandung / RINarxiv.

All Our Authors: Open Access Publishing Agreements and Academic Research Library Websites in the United States, Gene Springs, Collections Strategist at The Ohio State University, USA.

OPEN HERITAGE – A MUSICAL CASE STUDY, Jérôme FRONTY, Bibliothèque nationale de France.

Open Book Collective: Collective Path Toward an Open and Sustainable Monograph Future, Lidia Uziel, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Mapping Diamond Open Access Publishing in Europe: Insights from the DIAMAS Project and Implications for Libraries, Jan Erik Frantsvåg, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway.

Assessing the Role of OpenAlex and DSpace Repository in Advancing Open Access at Kastamonu University: A Comparative Study, Associate. Prof. Dr. Hamid Derviş.

Navigating the Open Access Landscape in Turkey: Insights and Strategies from the DOAJ Perspective, Ramazan Turgut, DOAJ.

Social Changes and Local History: The Challenges of Creating Discoverable Open Source Institutional Theses and Dissertations, Boutsaba Janetvilay, California State University, USA.

ORCID: Empowering Librarians and Researchers in an Open Research Landscape, Nabil Ksibi, ORCID, Inc.

Publication Facts Label: For Readers and Researchers, Müge Bakioğlu, Public Knowledge Project.

Open infrastructures enabling an equitable transition to open access books, Niels Stern, DOAB.



Keynote Speakers

Walking Beyoğlu Libraries Tour - 7 June 2024

Beyoğlu region is culturally the richest district in İstanbul. Beyoğlu is home to several  research institutions and their libraries. The afternoon tour will allow the participants to take a glimpse of this richness by walk. The tour program is as follows:

2:00 pm Meeting at ANAMED Building after lunch

2:15 pm IFEA (Institut Français d'Études Anatoliennes)

3:15 pm IAE (İstanbul Research Institute)

4:00 pm MEŞHER Art Gallery Exhibition: Istanbul as Far as the Eye Can See: Views across Five Centuries  

5.00 pm Adjourn