Peter was invited to Kulturarvsdagen (The Cultural Heritage Day) in November 28 organised by Kulturarv Östergötland. Peter was talking about databases with historical source material and showed online how to search in the databases and informed that the material is used by students at Linköping University (when writing Student Theses), for academic research and by professional researches, pupils in upper secondary school and for genealogy and local folklore research. Listen to Radio Östergötland, P4, when interviewing Peter (in Swedish).
As one of the speakers, David participated at the national conference Forskningsbibliotekens nya roller (The Research Library's New Role). The conference was organised i co-operation with Svensk Biblioteksförening, The Swedish Royal Library, Stockholm University Library and Södertörn College Library. David talked about New Roles for the Academic Library: From Publishing Strategy to OER. Some of the topics was What is the librarians role, the library service, the publishing infrastructure, research analysis, Open Educational Resources (OER) and how important it is for research library to marketing their competence and what the library can offer researchers, institutions and the faculties. See and listen to David's talk (in English).
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