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A safe space for publication metadata

In 1.5 minutes: Learn how joining the OA Switchboard can both serve your organisation and drive open access - here

Un espace sécurisé pour les métadonnées de publication

Un aperçu d'une minute et demie des avantages d'OA Switchboard pour votre organisation et pour favoriser l'accès ouvert - here

Ein sicherer Raum zum Austausch von Daten

Ein Einblick in 1,5 Minuten in die Vorteile des OA Switchboard für Ihre Organisation und für Entwicklungen im Open Access - here


2分間の動画で、OA Switchboardがどのように組織に貢献し、オープンアクセスを促進するのかご紹介します。- here

Um espaço seguro para metadados de publicação

Em 1,5 minutos: Entenda como participar na OA Switchboard pode ajudar a sua organização e promover o Acesso Aberto - here

OA Switchboard webinar: Thursday 27 October 2022
Collaborating to Unlock the Power of PIDs

The recording of this 27 October 2022 webinar is available here.

Poster (#OASPA2022 conference):
A safe space for publication metadata

Who is interested in receiving ‘easy reports’? Excel export for basic analysis. Standardised ‘messaging’ protocol in JSON.

The poster is available here.

Making reporting easy and increasing visibility of open access publication output – a how-to webinar from OA Switchboard publisher participants

The recording of this 20 April 2022 webinar is available here.

Lessons Learned to Make Reporting Easy:
source data, PIDs, interoperability and a simple messaging tool

Recording of this 29 March 2022 webinar is here. A summary of the Q&A (including questions unanswered during the webinar) is here. The full slide deck is here.

How to log in and retrieve your Excel/JSON reports

Quick Reference Card "How to log in and retrieve your Excel/JSON reports" available here

"Smart matching" enabled by ROR API

Ivo Verbeek from our tech partner shares how OA Switchboard uses smart matching enabled by the ROR API to identify author affiliations. Presented at the ROR Community Meeting (February 2022), watch the full presentation here. Open source code is here.

Matching Publication Costs with Publication Funds

  1. Infographics here: Needs of research funders, institutions/libraries and academic publishers

  2. Infographic here: Matching article-level charges with publication funds via Eligibility Enquiry messages

  3. Infographic here: How can stakeholders connect to the OA Switchboard

  4. Video animation here: Learn what the OA Switchboard is, how it can benefit your organisation, and how 'matching publication costs with publication funds' works in just 3 minutes!

  5. Recording of the 8 September webinar here: a wide range of use cases, covering all kind of business models and a wide range of technical implementations ('connectors') for data feeds from different source systems.

Reporting Made Easy

  1. Infographic here: Needs versus Reality (Research libraries need successful Open Access strategies)

  2. Infographic here: OA Switchboard as article-level reporting hub for Publishers, Libraries/Institutions and Funders

  3. Infographic here: How publishers can connect to the OA Switchboard to compose and send messages

  4. Video animation here: Learn what the OA Switchboard is, how it can benefit your organisation, and how 'reporting made easy' works in just 3 minutes!

  5. Recording of the 31 March webinar here: a practical evidence-based look at how the OA Switchboard is making reporting easier via a series of short five minute talks and use case presentations

Poster at SSP 43rd Annual Meeting: From Chaos to Innovation (27 May 2021)

Poster here.
Recorded session here.

Panel at NASIG 2021 Conference (20 May 2021)

Recorded session here.

ICOLC Meeting Panel (21 April 2021)

Slides here.

Poster at UKSG 44th Annual Conference (13 April 2021)

Poster here.

Recorded session here.

Lightning Talk at 30th Annual North Carolina Serials Conference (9 April 2021)

Slides here.
Recorded session here.

OA Switchboard 'Reporting Made Easy' webinar (31 March 2021)

Recorded session here.

Presentation at NISO Plus 2021 (24 February 2021)

Presentation here.
Recorded session here.

InformationToday feature article (2 February 2021)

Article here.

Outsell Analysis: OA Switchboard addresses an acute need in scholarly communications (19 January 2021)

See here.

Keynote at Academic Publishing in Europe Conference (APE2021): The New Face of Trust (13 January 2021)

Presentation here.

Panel at Annual Publishing Conference 2020, Rave Technologies (9 December 2021)

Presentation here.

OA Switchboard webinar (8 December 2021)

Recording here.

Presentation/panel at CNI Fall Virtual Membership Meeting (December 1-7, 2021)

Presentation here.

Update webinar during OASPA AGM (5 November 2021)

Recording here.

2nd Basel Sustainable Publishing Forum - The Global Transition to Open Access: Challenges and Solutions (26 October 2021)

Recording here.

Presentation here.

API integration workshop (26 August 2020)

Brainstorm animation here

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