LICENSE AGREEMENTS GROUP
Muhammet KIZIL, Coordinator (Artvin Çoruh University)
Ece TUFANYAZICI (İstanbul Bilgi University)
Osman SOYKAN (Doğu Akdeniz University)
Canan YILMAZ (Anadolu University)
ANKOS has been established in order to harmonize the license agreements of the electronic information sources that the member institutions plan to subscribe with the Turkish National Site License (TRNSL), and to follow the global developments related to the license agreements to use for the benefit of ANKOS members.
PUBLIC RELATIONS GROUP
Tuna CAN, Coordinator (Ankara University)
Nurgül KILIÇ (Ankara University)
Ayşen BİNEN (İzmir Institute of Technology)
Nilay YALKAN YÖNDEM (Ozyegin Unversity)
The Public Relations group, which carries out activities to ensure the recognition of ANKOS in Turkey and at abroad, to create a strong and positive corporate image, also to strengthen communication among Ankos members, to organize ANKOS meetings, conferences and workshops, to follow social media and other communication channels.
İsmail ÇETİNKAYA, Coordinator (Isparta University of Applied Science)
Zeynep METİN (Boğaziçi University)
Damla YILMAZ (Hacettepe University)
User Statistics group carries out studies to make benefit / cost analysis based on the collected numerical data about ANKOS member institutions and usage information about subscribed databases; thus ensuring that ANKOS operates acoording to liable data while carrying out its activities and determining its goals.
OPEN ACCESS & INSTITUTIONAL REPOSITORIES GROUP
Onur BUĞAN, Coordinator (Doğuş University)
Zeki ÇELİKBAŞ (Istanbul Teknik University)
Open Access and Institutional Repositories Group, established in 2006, carries out activities to raise awareness among Turkish information professionals in this field, to facilitate cooperation between Ankos, information professionals and researchers on related applications, to work in cooperation with institutions operating in this field both in Turkey and at abroad, and to create the mission of the Open Access and Institutional Archives Working Group (AEKA).
The objective of this group is to inform the member institutions about the efforts made in Turkey and the world on Open Access and Institutional Archives, to ensure as a consortium that member institutions internalize and benefit from the Open Access movement, to create opportunities within their own institutions for dissemination and implementation of open access, to show methods for the related institutions to create their own archives, to cooperate so that the efforts can be carried out in coordination, to keep the educational and auxiliary documents on the ANKOS website, and to ensure these are up-to-date and reliable.
Nihat NACAR, Coordinator (Çukurova University)
Zeki ÇELİKBAŞ (Istanbul Technical University)
Filiz Ekingen FLORES MAMONDI (Bogazici University)
This group carries out activities to raise awareness among information professionals by working on national resource sharing, to prepare a national level resource sharing directive and ANKOS Staff Exchange Program, to manage and develop the KİTS (Interlibrary Cooperation Tracking System) application written to track resource sharing processes between universities’ library / information centers online.
ANKOS ACADEMY GROUP
Assoc. Prof. Güssün GÜNEŞ, Coordinator (Marmara University)
Emre Hasan AKBAYRAK (Atılım University)
The aim of this group is to increase the practical skills of employees in the field of information services, to emphasize professional expertise, and most importantly, to ensure the realization of competencies. Thanks to the continuous training programs to be carried out by this group, it is aimed to create an opportunity for employees in the field of information services to stand out in the national and international competition environment.
ANKOS E-BOOK WORKING GROUP
Dr. Ebru KAYA, Coordinator (Bilkent University)
Mehmet MANYAS (Kadir Has University)
Tuna CAN (Ankara University)
Muhammet KIZIL (Artvin Coruh University)
The E-Book Working Group was established with the aim to track the e-book developments in Turkey and in the world, and develop subscription or purchase models by examining the collection and access models of the related publishers in order to meet the electronic information resource needs increasing with the pandemic process of the ANKOS member institutions.
ANKOS DATABASE ASSESSMENT WORKING GROUP
Muhammet KIZIL, Coordinator (Artvin Coruh University)
Emre Hasan AKBAYRAK (Atılım University)
Emel Fatma BAYRAKERİ (Anadolu University)
The aim of grup is to evaluate new, abroad or domestic product offers which in not took place in scope of ANKOS; and to run guidance, preliminary survey and assessment processes related to this purpose.