The LYRASIS 2021 Research topic is challenges and opportunities in open source software (OSS). This session will be dedicated to reviewing the methodology and the results of the LYRASIS 2021 Research OSS Survey. The webinar will discuss different areas of the survey results, including how institutions are justifying participation in OSS communities, allocating financial and staff resources to OSS, and choosing OSS services.
By the end of this class, students will be able to:
Understand the current major trends surrounding open source software support and use for libraries, archives and museums within the United States.
Hannah Rosen is a Scholarly Communication Specialist and Digitization Program Coordinator at LYRASIS. She is responsible for managing several vendor partnerships within LYRASIS, as well as coordinating and publishing LYRASIS Research reports, the most recent being the 2019 Accessibility Report.
She holds a bachelor’s Degree in social and cultural history and a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Pittsburgh, with a specialization in Archives, Preservation and Records Management. She came to LYRASIS from The MediaPreserve, where she assisted clients with all aspects of their media digitization projects.