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"GreyNet is dedicated to Research, Publication, Open Access, and Education in the field of Grey Literature"
GL16 Call for Papers
GreyNet Committees and Chairpersons 2014
GreyNet's Infrastructure 2014
Mission Statement The Grey Literature Network Service was founded in 1992. The goal of GreyNet is to facilitate dialog, research, and communication between persons and organisations in the field of grey literature. GreyNet further seeks to identify and distribute information on and about grey literature in networked environments. Its main activities include the International Conference Series on Grey Literature, the creation and maintenance of web-based resources, a moderated Listserv, a combined Distribution List, The Grey Journal (TGJ), as well as curriculum development in the field of grey literature.
Grey Literature is a field in library and Information science that deals with the production, distribution, and access to multiple document types produced on all levels of government, academics, business, and organization in electronic and print formats not controlled by commercial publishing i.e. where publishing is not the primary activity of the producing body.
GreyNet Award 2013
The GreyNet Award 2013 will be presented to Marcus Vaska during the 10th Annual Award Dinner hosted by CVTISR in Bratislava this December Marcus Vaska is a librarian with the Knowledge Resource Service (KRS), University of Calgary, Holy Cross Site, providing research and information support at an Alberta Cancer Care research facility. A firm supporter of embedded librarianship, Marcus engages himself in numerous activities, including instruction and research consultation, with research teams at Holy Cross and beyond. Marcus’ current interests focus on collaborative educational techniques aimed at creating greater awareness and bringing grey literature to the forefront in the medical community. Nominations for the GreyNet Award are based on 1.) Results from the GL14 Participant Evaluation Forms, 2.) Publication of the author’s paper in the GL14 Conference Proceedings, 3.) Selection and publication of the author's paper as a journal article, thus exporting and distributing research results originating in the GL-Conference Series, and 4.) Prior history of the author in the field of grey literature.
The further rise of electronic publishing has come to change the scale and diversity of grey literature facing librarians and other information practitioners. This compiled work brings together research and authorship over the past decade dealing with both the supply and demand sides of grey literature. While this book is written with students and instructors of Colleges and Schools of Library and Information Science in mind, it likewise serves as a reader for information professionals working in any and all like knowledge-based communities.ISBN 978-3-598-11793-0
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