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ER&L 2012

April 1–4, 2012

Austin, Texas

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ER&L 2012 | April 2–4, 2012 | Austin, Texas and Online

Exploring ideas, trends and technologies in eresources and digital services.

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Introducing the Global Open KnowledgeBase (GOKb)

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 8:30 AM–9:15 AM Central Time (US & Canada)
Salon A/B

#GOKb #erl12


Emerging and Future Technologies


knowledgebase, ERM

Learning Objectives

understand the value of open, properly modeled data for eresource lifecycle management; understand what the Global Open KnowledgeBase project is attempting to achieve and the value of international collaboration in this area


The Global Open KnowledgeBase (GOKb) is a joint project between Kuali OLE and JISC to develop a freely available, community maintained knowledgebase to support e-resource lifecycle management in libraries.


Maria Collins, North Carolina State University
Kristen Wilson, North Carolina State University