The 2-day workshop contributes to the ongoing LIBSENSE program from WACREN to embed Librarians in the delivery of NREN services to the R&E community.
Held in collaboration with the Nigerian University Libraries Consortium (NULIB), it is aimed at addressing some of the issues raised at the meeting of Libraries in support of effective research in WACREN held in Abuja last year.
Building on regional efforts to promote researcher visibility and other collaborations to enable improved access to local content, the event will be a participatory design workshop with outcomes that lead to follow-on activity in participant campus networks.
Co-design a collaborative project for increased awareness and uptake of ORCID identifiers on Nigerian campuses, and employ them to efficiently track research outputs and other institutional data outputs through the integration of Institutional Repositories with the ORCID API.
Senior Librarians and Library systems support staff who currently manage or plan to deploy Institutional Repositories and want to achieve more impact from their deployment.
At the end of the workshop, participants will:
The cost per participant is N50,000. Places are limited so early registration is advised.