New supporting member: Austrian Library Network and Service Ltd
We are delighted to announce that the Austrian Library Network and Service Ltd (OBVSG) has joined Open Knowledge Maps as a supporting member. They are the first library network joining Open Knowledge Maps.
OBVSG is a service provider for the members of the Austrian Library Network (OBV) and functions as the network’s headquarters. With over 70 participants representing more than 90 individual institutions OBV is the largest cataloguing and services consortium of scientific and administrative libraries in Austria.
Mag. Wolfgang Hamedinger, Managing Director at OBVSG, outlines the reasons for becoming a member:
"At the Austrian Library Network, we share Open Knowledge Maps’ commitment to support and empower researchers and library users in finding, exploring, discovering and structuring the most relevant sources for their work. As a cataloguing and discovery systems provider and central library network agency, we enable institutions and librarians in providing services required to achieve this shared goal. In this capacity, it is an honour to support Open Knowledge Maps in their mission to provide innovative and exciting ways of navigating research and sharing knowledge." Mag. Wolfgang Hamedinger, Managing Director, Austrian Library Network and Service Ltd (OBVSG)
We warmly welcome OBVSG and kindly invite further organisations to join and shape the future of discovery together with us. Find out more about the supporting membership program.More about OBVSG