Success Story of an Academic Library Consortium: ANKOS

Ertugrul Cimen, Tuba Akbayturk Canak, Sami Cukadar. 7th International Conference on Emerging Global Trends in University Library Development (Library Connect 2018). Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan, May 23 -24  2018.

Online Training Platform for Library Professionals: ANKOS Academy

Ertugrul Cimen, Sonmez Celik, Gonul Kafali, Ustun Berk Sezgin, Bahar .Erkan Turgut, Hakan Yanaz. “All about E-learning towards: Connection. Collaboration. Community. – Education and Training Section joint with Continuing Professional Development and Workplace Learning Section and Information Technology Section” World Library and Information Congress: 82nd IFLA General Conference and Assembly, Columbus, Ohio, United States, August 13 – 19, 2016

How Turkish Academic Libraries Share E-resources; Infrastructure, Rights and Restrictions 

Ertuğrul Çimen

6es Journées professionnelles du CTLes

Bulac Library (University Library on Languages and Civilizations) Paris, France, 17 – 18 June 2015

New Module for Secure Electronic Resource Sharing in Turkey

Ertuğrul Çimen, Sema Çelikbaş, Zeki Çelikbaş, Ayhan Tuğlu

“Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Section” IFLA 2014 Conference, Lyon, France,  16-22 August 2014

Professional Training Via Interlibrary Staff Exchange: Case Study From Turkey

Ertuğrul Çimen, Sema Çelikbaş, Zeki Çelikbaş, Ayhan Tuğlu

Off-site Summit  Monday, August 18, 2014 in IFLA 2014 Conference Lyon, France,  16-22 August 2014

The Impact of ANKOS in Development of Turkish Academic  Librarians as a Social and Professional Communication Platform (presentation)

Dr. Leyla Kanık, Ertuğrul Çimen

QQML 2011: Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries,International Conference, Athens Greece, 24-27 May,  2011 (

New approaches for interlibrary loan operations in Turkey: KITS (Interlibrary Loan Tracking System) (paper & presentation)

Ertugrul Cimen, Ayhan Tuglu, Mehmet Manyas, Sema Celikbas, Zeki Celikbas.

World Library and Information Congress: 75th IFLA General Conference and Assembly, Theme: “Libraries create futures: building on cultural heritage”, Milan, Italy, 23-27 August 2009