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NEW: 17th World Sanskrit Conference proceedings

        Convened under the auspices of the International Association of Sanskrit Studies, the triennial World Sanskrit Conference is the premier international forum for professional researchers and educators of the Sanskrit language and its literatures, and of the history, religion, and cultures of pre-modern South Asia.   Attracting 600+ delegates from across the […]


by cIRcle staff – July 31, 2019

Collaborating together to progress Research Data Management internationally: RDA & COAR

            News Release from Research Data Alliance (RDA):    The Research Data Alliance (RDA) and the Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) are pleased to announce an agreement to work together to strengthen and expand capacities for research data management within the international data repository community. COAR and RDA have […]


by cIRcle staff – July 24, 2019

2019 International Open Access Week: Open for Whom? Equity in Open Knowledge

    Above image is courtesy of the International Open Access Week site   This year’s 2019 International Open Access Week theme is “Open for Whom? Equity in Open Knowledge” as recently announced by the 2019 Open Access Week Advisory Committee   The International Open Access Week – happening on October 21-27, 2019 – provides […]


by cIRcle staff – June 11, 2019

In the Spotlight: New and old MURC award winner presentations in cIRcle

  Above image is courtesy of the MURC – UBC Student Services‘ site   Touted as the biggest undergraduate research conference in B.C., the Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference (MURC) is a key annual event highlighting the contributions of undergraduate scholarly inquiry and research at UBC. It affords an opportunity for undergraduate students campus-wide to present […]


by cIRcle staff – June 10, 2019

New Release of Updated Canadian Author Addendum and New Author Rights Guide by CARL

              News Release from Canadian Association of Research Libraries (CARL):    CARL is pleased to announce the release of three resources supporting awareness of authors’ rights and ways to retain key rights during the publication process.   The revised Canadian Author Addendum to Publication Agreement is a tool that […]


by cIRcle staff – May 23, 2019