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The third BIR greeting note came from Suzan Verberne from Leiden University: https://youtu.be/eM1Kwevrdkc (sorry wasn’t able to post yesterday).
Locked down schools in South Tyrol continue classes with #FreeSoftware #BigBlueButton https://joinup.ec.europa.eu/collection/open-source-observatory-osor/news/bigbluebutton #COVID19
The Open Library of Humanities (OLH) is a charitable organisation dedicated to publishing open access scholarship with no author-facing article processing charges
Volunteers have donated over one exaflop of processing power to Folding@Home, making it the world’s fastest supercomputer.
The programme of the 10th International Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval (BIR 2020) at ECIR 2020 is out - https://sites.google.com/view/bir-ws/bir-2020. Like the rest of ECIR, the workshop will be online. Please drop me a note if you want to participate - it's free!
As a countdown to our 10th International Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval we are posting a greeting note per day. First one is by Andrea Scharnhorst
More info about BIR 2020 at https://sites.google.com/view/bir-ws/bir-2020. The workshop will be online only - please let me know if you'd like to attend!
Yoshua Bengio asks: Should we track everyone's phone to fight COVID-19? Of course not! right?
Report from 27 March at: https://nextstrain.org/narratives/ncov/sit-rep/nl/2020-03-27
Professor of Federated Search at Radboud University. Formerly known as @hiemstra
The "unofficial" Information Retrieval Mastodon Instance.
Goal: Make idf.social a viable and valuable social space for anyone working in Information Retrieval and related scientific research.
Everyone welcome but expect some level of geekiness on the instance and federated timelines.