CYPRUSSuccessful OA activities•Berlin Declaration has been signed by the Senate of theUniversity of Cyprus (UCY) and the Cyprus University ofTechnology.•The Cyprus Academic Library Consortium (CALC) has signed anationwide subscription contract with BMC (Biomed Central)for an open access model to the BMC journals•Several presentations regarding OA resulting from Cyprusparticipation in OpenAIRE & OpenAIREplus projects.•CUT (Cyprus University of Technology) organizes specialevents for OA with the contribution of the further ResearchCommunities OpenAIRE Conference 2012 2
CYPRUSSuccessful OA activities•VOA3R (Virtual Open Access Agriculture & Aquaculture Repository):Sharing Scientific and Scholarly Research related to Agriculture,Food, and Environment. Represented by Agricultural ResearchInstitute – Cyprus•Two institutional repository initiatives: •LEKYTHOS (academic – institutional repository of University of Cyprus), offered to all the local researchers and already compliant with OpenAIRE . •Ktisis (academic – institutional repository of Cyprus University of Technology) being in process to comply with OpenAIRE. OpenAIRE Conference 2012 3
CYPRUSOA PolicyMadrid/Brussels, 9 July 2012 - The Cypriot Presidency of the Councilof the European Union (EU) has decided to accept the challenge ofreaching an agreement on the revision of the EU access todocuments Regulation (Regulation 1049/2001).Cyprus has not yet officially adopted any OA policies or mandates.Some of the Universities organize presentations or conferences forOpen Access publishing in order to familiarize the scientificcommunity with the benefits and advantages of Open Access. Mainlythe national Universities host those events aiming to spread the ideaof Open Access widely. OpenAIRE Conference 2012 4
GREECE Successful OA activities- Steady growth of OA journals by small publishers (~35), as well as repositories (~14). Latter expected to grow even more with public funding already approved for this- Among other nation-wide OA activities, EKT runs the main aggregator for OA content in the country www.openarchives.gr- Main information hub for OA in Greece www.openaccess.gr OpenAIRE Conference 2012 6
GREECE OA Policy- No policy at the national level yet- Open access article included in the proposed law on Research and Technology (in deliberation since 2011)- No funder policies exist and only one institutional policy- Through the policy-oriented EU project MEDOANET ( www.medoanet.eu) - coordinated by EKT, rigorous engagement has been enveloping with research funders and institutions in the country, whose practices have been mapped OpenAIRE Conference 2012 7
GREECEResearch DataAccess to research datasets of PhD theses from theNational Archive of PhD Theses is being planned for thenear future (http://phdtheses.ekt.gr) OpenAIRE Conference 2012 8
PORTUGALSuccessful OA activitiesRCAAP - PORTUGAL OA SCIENCE REPOSITORY RCAAP project contributed to strongOA progress in Portugal. Currently 35 OArepositories, with more than 100.000documents (www.rcaap.pt).OpenAIRE IR COMPLIANCY 29 repositories OpenAIRE compliant. OpenAIRE Conference 2012 18
PORTUGALOA PolicyINSTITUTIONAL OA POLICIES 17 OA institutional policies & mandates (14 since 2010).FUNDERS POLICY FCT, the national public funder,announced an OA mandate recently. OpenAIRE Conference 2012 19
PORTUGALResearch DataNATIONAL REPORT "Open data Repositories: State of the Art“(2010) report signaling the start of RCAAPintervention and local initiatives on thisdomain.PILOT DATA REPOSITORY RCAAP project has already an Open DataRepository working with 3 pilot institutions. OpenAIRE Conference 2012 20
SPAIN Successful OA activitiesRecolecta - Developing Services for Repositories 42 Institutional repositories More than 200.000 resources(www.recolecta.net)International projects OpenAIRE -> 21 repositories OpenAIRE compliant. OpenAIRE Plus MedOANet OpenAIRE Conference 2012 22
SPAIN OA Policy National OA mandate in the new Law of Science -> green road 2 Regional Governments (Madrid & Asturias) with OA mandate More than 10 Universities with OA mandate OpenAIRE Conference 2012 23
SPAIN Research DataRecolecta National experts groupRecolecta National position report in progressR&D projects on research data: Odisea EUDAT Wf4Ever agINFRA OpenAIRE Conference 2012 24
TURKEYSuccessful OA Activities• Translating the "OpenAIREplus Poster", "How Open Is It?Brochure" and "OpenAIRE Leaflet" into Turkish anddisseminate them in OA Week•25 March 2012, National Library Week, Istanbul Kadir HasUniversity, "OpenAIREplus Presentation"• 26 March 2012, National Library Week, Ankara NationalLibrary, "OpenAIREplus Presentation"• 28 April 2012, ANKOS 12th Annual Meeting, Elazig FiratUniversity, "ANKOS OA&IR Group and OpenAIREplusProject Presentation"• 5 October 2012, University and Research LibrariesAssoc. Annual Meeting, Batman University, "Paving theway to an open scientific information: OpenAIREplus OpenAIRE Conference 2012 26Presentation"
TURKEYSuccessful OA Activities• 18 October 2012, National OA Week Activities, IstanbulKoc University, "Open Access and OpenAIREplus ProjectPresentation" • 2 November 2012, OA Panel, Istanbul MarmaraUniversity, "Enhance the Impact of Your ScientificAcademic Studies and Projects: Open Access andOpenAIREplus Presentation" • 7 November 2012, inettr12 OA Panel, Eskisehir AnadoluUniversity, "Open Access to the Scientific InformationSupport from the Turkish OpenAIREplus NOADs for E-Science Presentation" • 8 November 2012, National Open Access Workshop,Ankara Hacettepe University, target audience (librarians,research managers, policy makers, funders, researchersetc.), "Open Access, Institutional Repositories and OpenAIRE Conference 2012 27OpenAIREplus Project Presentation"
TURKEYOA Policy• Institutional Policy by IZTECH (IzmirInstitute of Technology) to disseminateand expand around Turkey• Turkish Scientific and TechnicalResearch Council (TUBITAK) will supportthe National OA PolicyResearch DataContacting with Major Funders andResearch ManagersConference 2012 OpenAIRE 28