2 Works

Video is the new Grey

Bastian Drees & Margret Plank
Conference reports are a crucial source of information as they document the current state of research in a scientific community. Additionally, it is becoming more and more common practice to record and publish conference talks. These videos are an important element of contemporary scientific output. However, no sustainable standard has yet been established for handling these media types. While libraries have well-established procedures for collecting textual conference reports as part of the grey literature, comparable...

Preserving and accessing content stored on USB-flash-drives: A TIB workflow

Oleg Nekhayenko
Grey Literature has become a corner stone of the supply of scientific and academic literature. TIB is the German National Library of Science and Technology with a strong focus on Grey Literature. The acquisition of this kind of literature is not a simple process due to the unconventional distribution channels and the cost. For this purpose TIB has its own grey literature acquisition team. In order to keep the data readable and accessible in the...

Registration Year

  • 2018

Resource Types

  • Conference Paper
  • Text


  • German National Library of Science and Technology