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Project Officer - Open Access Aggregation
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I am an Open Access Aggregation Officer at CORE (https://core.ac.uk) and also involved in the FOSTER+ (https://www.fosteropenscience.eu/) and OpenMinTed (http://openminted.eu/) projects.

My field of interest is scholarly communication and my focus is on open science and open access. I advocate for Open Access, machine accessibility to open access research papers and the promotion of Open Science for the advancement of research. I have a PhD on Open Access, with a focus on Open Access Funders´┐Ż Policies from Simmons College, Boston, MA, USA.

In the past I have worked for the Repositories Support Project (RSP) and as a repository manager at Royal Holloway, University of London. I serve as an Editor at the Open Access Directory (http://oad.simmons.edu) and as an External Liaison Officer at the UK Council of Research Repositories (http://ukcorr.org).

Keys: scholarly communication, open access, open science, funders' policies, repositories, harvesting aggregation

Team: Lucas Anastasiou, Giorgio Basile, Vaclav Bayer, Matteo Cancellieri, Aristotelis Charalampous, , Petr Knoth, Samuel Pearce


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Cancellieri, M., Pontika, N., Pearce, S., Anastasiou, L. and Knoth, P. (2017) Building scalable digital library ingestion pipelines using microservices, MTSR'17 : 11th International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research, Tallin, Estonia

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Knoth, P., Anastasiou, L., Charalampous, A., Cancellieri, M., Pearce, S., Pontika, N. and Bayer, V. (2017) Towards effective research recommender systems for repositories, Open Repositories 2017

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Oudenhoven, M. and Pontika, N. (2017) Learning about text and data mining: The future of Open Science, Poster at Open Science Conference

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Pearce, S. and Pontika, N. (2016) Integration of the IRUS-UK Statistics in the CORE Repositories Dashboard, Poster at Open Repositories (OR2016)

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Orth, A., Pontika, N. and Ball, D. (2016) FOSTER's Open Science Training Tools and Best Practices, 20th International Conference on Electronic Publishing Positioning and Power in Academic Publishing: Players, Agents, Agendas, eds. Loizides, Fernando and Schmidt, Birgit

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