About 2 billion open bibliographic citations are available on the web. We invite to this workshop researchers, scholarly publishers, funders, policy makers, and opening citations advocates, interested in the widespread adoption of practises for creation, reuse and improvement of open citation data.
If you wish to participate in the Workshop on Open Citations and Open Scholarly Metadata 2023 as an attendee, please fill in the form by providing the requested information and a short bio to apply for the event. You will receive a notification of acceptance by 4 June. In case of oversubscriptions, the organisers will select attendees from among those who have applied.
If you wish to talk in the Workshop of Open Citations and Open Scholarly Metadata 2023, please fill in both the first part and the second part of the application form to submit a contribution (max 500 words) that fits this year's theme "The value of open scholarly metadata for research assessment purposes". The organizing committee will decide if the selected submissions will involve either a talk of 10-minute duration, with a 5-minute discussion following, or a poster presentation.
For the accepted attendees and contributors, we request a small registration fee (VAT included) of €100 to cover expenses (€25 for students). Details of how to pay will be sent with the notification of acceptance together with information to finalize the registration.Apply for WOOC-2023
Application deadline: May 21, 2023
Notification of acceptance: June 4, 2023
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The University of Bologna is the oldest university in the western world, and one of the largest universities in Italy (with about 90,000 enrolled students).
The workshop will take place at the University of Bologna in the heart of the city - the Department of History, Cultures, and Civilization (italian translation: Dipartimento di Storia, Culture e Civiltà), Piazza S. Giovanni in Monte, 2, Room "Aula Prodi". From the train station you can either walk to DISCI (30') or take either bus 25 (direction “Deposito Due Madonne”, details at https://www.tper.it/bo-25) or bus C (direction “Cestello”, details at https://www.tper.it/bo-c).
The event will be also live-streamed
The airport “Guglielmo Marconi” is located at 15-20 minutes by car from the city centre. A direct train, Marconi Express, leaves regularly from the Airport for Bologna Central Rail Station. The trip costs 11€. A taxi costs about 20€ (call a taxi at 0039 051 372727).
The organizers are negotiating with local hotels for rooms to be reserved and made available at special rates for participants. Check the Hotels in Bologna.
Bologna is home to numerous prestigious cultural, economic and political institutions as well as one of the most impressive trade fair districts in Europe. In 2000 it was declared European capital of culture, and in 2006, a UNESCO "city of music". Bologna’s porticoes have been listed in the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2021.
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