Nicholas Cop presented "Catalogación, Archivos, Datos y su acceso y visualización: apoyo a la transparencia y a la apertura, bienes públicos" at Mesa 3 on March 3, 2016. The PDF of the presentation can be downloaded below. For technical reasons, the PDF copy does not contain the music, sounds and other dynamic elements of the version presented.
Consulting announces a strategic partnership with Maverick
Publishing Specialists based in the UK. The partnership will allow each company to expand its expertise and geographic base for its services to publishers, information
vendors, and research and academic library networks.
Nicholas Cop Consulting is a firm whose geographic specialty is Latin America and the Caribbean. The firm provides information and education consulting services, sales and marketing representation, and Spanish/ Portuguese to English translation services to publishers, academic and research library networks, and national science councils.
Maverick provides strategic consulting and operational outsource services for the publishing industry. Arranged over four divisions – Strategy, Marketing, Technology/Content and Publisher Relations/Sales Support – Maverick helps publishers, solution providers and intermediaries from all geographies and market sectors meet their corporate objectives.
Co-authored and co-edited by Nicholas Cop. A detailed description of the beginnings, structure and success of the SciELO open access, peer-reviewed, academic e-journal network. Published in
Portuguese, Spanish and English. English version available at http://dx.doi.org/10.7476/9789230012373.
A post by Nicholas
Cop on the SciELO Blog regarding the recent article by the Max Plank Digital Library on this question.
Invited speaker. Presented "La biblioteca y su papel digital y social: Tendencias y el perfil del profesional de la información" regarding the digital and social role of the
academic library today, and the skills required of the information professional.
Nicholas Cop Consulting had been distributing Mendeley Institutional Edtion under a distribution agreement with Swets. In light of the declaration of bankruptcy by Swets on Septemebr 24, 2014, Nicholas Cop Consulting
is therefore, for the time being and until another arrangement is found, no longer authorized to distribute or support this product. Elsevier has now taken over the all marketing, sales and
post-sales activities for Mendeley Institutional Edition. Please contact Nicholas Cop Consulting for additional information.
Nuevas tendencias en el análisis, la gestión y la selección de la información: Insumos para la planeación estratégica en bibliotecas by Nicholas Cop is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Invited speaker. Presented "SciELO Strategy to Increase Visibility of Developing and Emerging Countries Journals" and participated in the "Panel on Open Access Initiatives on a Regional and Global Scale", Open Access Days, Cairo, Egypt, 27-28 April, 2014. A description of Open Access Days in Egypt and the SciELO presentation were posted on the blog of the Open Access Working Group of the Open Knowledge Foundation.
Open Access in Latin America Embraced as Key to Visibility of Research Outputs. A report of interviews with Nicholas Cop and other experts in open access activities and trends in Latin America.
An interview carried out by prominent blogger Sue Polanka of the influential blog NoShelfRequired.