Contributor: Nicky Agate

Nicky Agate

Session: A University and a Scholarly Society Walk Into a Bar… Helping Researchers Tell a More Textured Story About Their Work

Nicky Agate, head of digital initiatives at the Modern Language Association, will discuss the society‚Äôs collaboration with Columbia University Libraries on CORE, or the Commons Open Repository Exchange, a Fedora plugin for WordPress/BuddyPress that enables an open-access repository to work in a socially-networked scholarly ecosystem. Like other open-access repositories, CORE facilitates the distribution, discussion, and…