SHERPA/RoMEO for Repository Administrators

24th March 2011

Aston Conference Centre, Birmingham, B4 7ET

This workshop aims to provide Repository staff with a greater insight into RoMEO. Focusing on how to use RoMEO and what RoMEO can offer to Repository Administration. In addition information on other copyright issues, e.g. E-theses, Images, Books, will be covered. This workshop has been influenced by the RSP Workshop for Repository Administrators, however, there will be more focus on RoMEO and Copyright related issues.


  • To provide Repository administrators with a real life insight into using RoMEO
  • To provide additional advise on copyright
  • To provide advice on copyright within the humanities

Target Audience

  • Repository Administrators
  • Repository Managers

This event is being held in collaboration with the SHERPA/RoMEO. There are a limited number of places, and priority will given to delegates from the United Kingdom.


Time Description More info.
10:00 Welcome and refreshments  
10:30 RoMEO and New Features – Jane Smith, SHERPA Services Download
10:50 RoMEO your questions answered – Jane Smith and Peter Millington, SHERPA Services  
11:15 Tea and Coffee  
11:30 Repositories and the arts – Andrew Gray, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Download
12:00 Copyright Issues for Repositories – Charles Oppenheim Download
13:00 Lunch  
14:00 Leicester Research Archive (LRA): an overview of our workflow and some copyright issues – Valerie Spezi, University of Leicester Download
14:30 Contacting Publishers: Issues and Tips – Rachel Proudfoot, White Rose Consortium Download
15:00 Tea and Coffee  
15:15 RoMEO Future Features – Peter Millington, SHERPA Services Download
15:45 Sustainability of RoMEO – Azhar Hussain, SHERPA Services Download
16:05 Wrap Up and Questions – SHERPA Services Team  
16:30 Close  


For further information contact Jane Smith, telephone: 0115 951 4341.

Alternatively, email RSP Support or phone 0845 257 6860.