University of Latvia (UL) performs a function of the national open access desk for the project OpenAIRE-Advance in Latvia.
National Open Access Desk (NOAD) Latvia is the scientific establishment that encourages and promotes the Open Access and Open Science initiative for the staff of the scientific institutions, researchers, PhD students, research project managers and coordinators, as well as information specialists and librarians, data experts, data repository managers to support the scientific research and data publishing in open access.
UL has started the open access movement in Latvia since it is the regional representative of the OpenAIRE project. UL has took part in OpenAIRE and OpenAIREplus projects and continues to develop its functions in OpenAIRE2020 and OpenAIRE-Advance projects by representing those in the country and by building successful collaboration with project partners abroad. UL has participated in FOSTER and PASTEUR4OA projects.Contact person
- Gita Rozenberga (UL Library, NOAD Latvia, e-mail: )