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Librinnovando 2010: "L’editoria Scientifica fra digitale, OA, valutazione, nuovi servizi e contenuti"- Aliaksandr Birukou


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La presentazione tenuta da Aliaksandr Birukou durante la giornata di Librinnovando tenutasi a Milano (IED) il 12 novembre 2010. Per ulteriori informazioni relative all'evento visita

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Librinnovando 2010: "L’editoria Scientifica fra digitale, OA, valutazione, nuovi servizi e contenuti"- Aliaksandr Birukou

  1. 1. 12 novembre 2010 LiLiquidPub: Scientific Publications meet the Web Aliaksandr Birukou University of Trento
  2. 2. 12 novembre 2010 Li • Small or medium-focused research project funded by the European Commission under FP7 FET OPEN (Future and Emerging Technologies) scheme • Runs from May 2008 till April 2011 • Budget of 2.1M € • Partners LiquidPub project
  3. 3. 12 novembre 2010 Li • Capture the lessons learned and opportunities provided by: the Web and open source, agile development • to develop concepts, models, metrics, and tools for an efficient (for people), effective (for science), and sustainable (for publishers and the community) way of creating, disseminating, evaluating, and consuming scientific knowledge • Understand what’s good for science, and make it happen LiquidPub goal
  4. 4. 12 novembre 2010 Li o See o Scientific Knowledge Objects o Research evaluation and peer review analysis o Managing lifecycle of web artifacts o Licensing and copyright o Case studies: o Liquid Journals (tool for collaborative collection of interesting content) o Liquid Books (collaborative creation of [not only] teaching material) o Instant Communities (ad-hoc communities for people attending the same seminar/talk/panel) o Liquid Conferences (platform for interdisciplinary conferences where invited papers are presented for community discourse) LiquidPub. What we are working on?
  5. 5. 12 novembre 2010 Li • Liquid books (LB): collaborative, evolutionary, multi-facet versions of the traditional books LiquidBooks. Concepts Contributors Content Editors Contract Publisher Editions
  6. 6. 12 novembre 2010 Li Example # editions Authorship and royalties Modifications Time to marker Software analogy Traditional book Low Defined in the contract, need to re- define for each variation Not possible without agreement with authors and publisher High Waterfall Truly liquid book High, each tailored to target audience Simple and well-defined in the contract, not necessarily involves publisher Possible without asking for permission to authors and publisher Low Agile, open source LiquidBook. Examples
  7. 7. 12 novembre 2010 Li• Pilot on publishing several liquid books with Springer • Send proposal (topic, authors, short description) to fabio.casati AT cc birukou AT LiquidBooks for teaching. Call for action winter summer autumn
  8. 8. 12 novembre 2010 Li • Low barriers & short time to market -> more competent but busy people involved in writing • Agile -> up to date concurrent editions, tailored to readers, pricing reflects improving quality and completeness • New credit attribution rules & less constraints -> facilitate collaboration&reuse: editor(s) take/edit/aggregate content from contributors LiquidBooks. Features & Benefits
  9. 9. 12 novembre 2010 Li Instant communities. Motivation Image from interactioninteraction I wonder how it is related con data mining… I wonder how it is related con data mining… I’ve seen a relevant paper at ESWC’09 I’ve seen a relevant paper at ESWC’09
  10. 10. 12 novembre 2010 Li Other contexts Image from Image from SEMINARSEMINAR CONFERENCECONFERENCE Image from RESEARCH GROUPRESEARCH GROUP
  11. 11. 12 novembre 2010 Li Add material MobileMobile devicesdevices E-mailE-mail WebWeb
  12. 12. 12 novembre 2010 Li Organize: link, tag, annotate Data Data Data
  13. 13. 12 novembre 2010 Li Share and consume
  14. 14. 12 novembre 2010 Li • Visit our website: The LiquidPub project. Tools we developed: • Google liquidpub-announce and subscribe if you are interested (VERY low traffic): • Or, subscribe to our blog: • Or, follow us on twitter: MORE