Anup Kumar Das

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Dr Anup Kumar Das

Professional Title: Other (please specify)
Other: Documentation Officer

Primary domain: Information and Research Data Management

Organization name: Jawaharlal Nehru University

Organization type: Academia/Research

City / Country: New Delhi - India

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Dr. Anup Kumar Das is an avid academic researcher and information specialist working in the Centre for Studies in Science Policy at Jawaharlal Nehru University. His research interests revolve around information policies, knowledge societies, open access, open research data, scientometrics, and altmetrics. He is a Book Review Editor of Journal of Scientometric Research and Web Editor of IFLA Library History SIG. He was a Consultant to UNESCO New Delhi and Commonwealth of Learning (COL). He has written two books: Open Access to Knowledge and Information: Scholarly Literature and Digital Library Initiatives – the South Asian Scenario (2008); Collaboration in International and Comparative Librarianship (2014); and four learning modules in the UNESCO Open Access Curricula for Researchers and Library Schools (2015). He was awarded PhD from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in 2009. Recently he participated in the CODATA International Training Workshop in Open Data for Better Science, at the Computer Network Information Center in Beijing, China in 2017. His list of publications and professional engagements can be found on his website: .