Meet the Expert Webinars

A series of live, educational, online talks which are specially designed for librarians. Free to attend, you can expect to gain insight into emerging new information technologies and some of the most pressing issues faced by librarians today. Each webinar will feature two contributions: one from an industry expert and another one by a librarian or practitioner. Our role is to plan, host and moderate the bi-monthly sessions...

If you would like to find out more about each individual webinar, or register, please click on one of the links below. You will then be presented with a short description of the webinar, its learning outcomes, and information about the speakers.

To join the webinar, all you need is an internet connection and access to a telephone or use VoIP (headset recommended). We will provide you with a toll-free phone number to dial-in.

At the end of each session there will be a live Q&A. In case you are unable to attend the webinar, you are welcome to view a recorded version at your convenience or download the presentation slides.

Contact for questions

undefined undefined

Matt Peck

Account Development Manager

+44 (0)207 843 3652


Next webinar takes place in August 2017 about "Publishing Innovation"

Previous: Robots Reading Vogue - How text and data mining (TDM) cast new light on a large historical archive

Upcoming webinars

August 2017: Publishing Innovation

Presenter list to follow

June 2017: Research Data

Alex Ball, Research Data Librarian, University of Bath, Iain Hrynaszkiewicz, Head of Data Publishing, Springer Nature

October 2017: Linked Open Data

Presenter list to follow

For editorial questions

Have ideas for a topic? Feel free to contact me!

undefined undefined

Timon Oefelein

Team Lead Account Development Europe

+49 (30) 827875274

Previous recorded webinars

23 March 2017: Mind the Google gap - How to ensure that researchers adopt the latest tools and techniques

  • Dr. Oliver Renn PhD, Head of the Chemistry | Biology | Pharmacy Information Center, ETH Zurich

Mind the Google gap

Download slides

2 February 2017: How does the proliferation of new researcher tools affect libraries and publishers?

  • Changing research workflows: Opportunities for researchers, librarians and publishers - Bianca Kramer & Jeroen Bosman, Utrecht University
  • Transformative Research Support at CUHK Library - Dr. Louisa Lam, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Library
  • Researcher tools: Follow up survey - Dan Penny, Springer Nature

How does the proliferation of new researcher tools affect libraries and publishers?

8 December 2016: Introducing ORCID - Researcher identification and research information

  • ORCID and researcher identification - Josh Brown, ORCID
  • ORCID DE - Initiative to promote ORCID in Germany - Paul Vierkant, Helmholtz Association

Introducing ORCID

6 October 2016: Beyond citation metrics - Sharing and tracking scientific output via Altmetric and Kudos

  • Almetrics - Ben McLeish,
  • Altmetric and Kudos - Dr. Joachim Schnabl, Science Communications Manager at the Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences (D-CHAB) at ETH Zurich

Beyond citation metrics

Stay up to date

Follow us on Twitter

Here to foster information exchange with the library community

Connect with us on LinkedIn

Connect with us on LinkedIn and stay up to date with news and development.

Sign up for our alerts

News, information on our forthcoming books, author content and discounts.