International Association of Scientific and Technological University Libraries

Welcome to IATUL

IATUL provides a forum for the exchange of ideas relevant to librarianship in technological universities throughout the world. It also provides library directors and senior managers an opportunity to develop a collaborative approach to solving common problems.
More about IATUL

IATUL 2015 Conference Programme now available.
The programme for the conference, "Strategic Partnerships for Access & Discovery"  to be held at TIB in Hannover, Germany from 5-9 July is now available. It's not too late to register!


RCUK publishes first independent review of its open access policy
The independent review panel, made up of key experts across the disciplines in research, higher education, open access and publishing, also held oral evidence sessions with publishers and learned societies, plus visited institutions to gain a deeper understanding of the impact of the policy in practice.

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Open educational resources and the higher education environment: A leadership opportunity for librariesTwo speakers from the SPARC-ACRL Forum at the 2015 ALA Midwinter Meeting, Kristi Jensen and Quill West, share their insights into open educational resources (OER). They approach this topic from different perspectives and assert that libraries can play a pivotal role in transforming teaching and learning by supporting the adoption of OER.

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