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Open Access – an Alternative for Bad Times?

Session coordinator: Jindra Planková, Silesian university in Opava - Department of Informatics, Czech Republic

Time and venue: May 27, 9:00 AM - 11:25 AM, Auditorium D

E-publishing in Bulgaria. The Role of Libraries as an Active Partner in the Scholarly Communications

Milena Milanova, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” - Faculty of Philosophy - Department of Library and Information Studies and Cultural Policy, Bulgaria
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The paper will present the role of Bulgarian libraries in the scholarly communications in three main categories. Libraries in the role of publishers. How they use the new opportunities to creating and managing e-archives with scientific information. The second categories will be present different digitalization projects which are developed by Bulgarian libraries. And the last point will be pay attention to the problems of open access in Bulgarian scholarly communications.

Author's professional CV

Assistant professor Doctor at the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Philosophy, Department of Library and Information Studies and Cultural Policy.

Subjects of teaching: Cataloguing, Managing of Library funds, Managing and marketing of Libraries. Experience as a bibliographer at Bulgarian National Library “St. St. Cyril and Methodius”, Centre for National Bibliography, Bibliography and books Statistics Department and as librarian at public and school libraries.

Specializations at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Hannover, Germany and Bavarian State Library, Munich, Germany. Member of Bulgarian Library and Information Association.

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  • Albertina icome Praha VŠE

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  • Springer

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  • Český rozhlas - Leonardo
  • Ikaros
  • LibRa

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