Kathleen Shearer

@kathleenshearer
active 4 years, 5 months ago

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Name

Kathleen Shearer

Website

http://www.coar-repositories.org/

Twitter handle

kathleeshearer

Short Bio

I am the Executive Director of the Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR). COAR is an international organizaiton that representing over 100 institutions worldwide (Europe, Latin America, Asia, and North America). Its mission is to enhance greater visibility and application of research outputs through global networks of Open Access digital repositories.

Interest in LODLAM

I want to learn more about linked data, the semantic web, and identify trends in order to inform COAR members.

Country

Canada

Sector

Library

Linked Open Data Projects

Many open access repositories across the world are interested in using linked data to improve the visibility of repository content and developing value added services on top of repositories.

Affiliation

Confederation of Open Access Repositories