Mr Martin Borchert
Librarian

Mr Martin Borchert

Graduate, Australian Institute of Company Directors  - GAICD (2019)

Master of Business Administration (University of Southern Queensland) (2009)

Master of Information Technology (Information Management) (Queensland University of Technology) (1999)

Postgraduate Diploma Library and Information Studies (Queensland University of Technology) (1992)

Bachelor of Science (University of Queensland) (1990)

 

 

Division of VC & President
University Librarian's Unit

An experienced library and information management leader with over 20 years in senior roles. 

Orcid ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3236-6459

An advocate for transformation in scholarly communication via open access, open science, open infrastructure and innovative and cost-effective models. 

Leadership 

  • Strategy 
  • Change 
  • Human resources and professional development 
  • Budget and finance 

Research services:

  • Scholarly communications and open access
  • Bibliometrics and impact 
  • Research data management 
  • Digital repositories 
  • Researcher development 
  • Research infrastructure 

Learning and teaching services 

  • Library and learning services 
  • Library learning spaces 
  • Curriculum support 
  • Library spaces 

Collections 

  • Collection development 
  • Open access publishing 

Engagement 

  • Academic engagement 
  • Exhibitions and events 

Digital 

  • Innovation 
  • Digital experience 
  • Discovery and access 
Mobile
0428460012
Phone
+61-2-9065 7631
Location
Level 5 Building F21 Main Library Orcid ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3622-2794
  • Conference Presentations | 2023
    Borchert M; Henry KATYA, 2023, 'The Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS)', presented at eResearch Australasia Conference 2023, Brisbane Australia, 16 October 2023 - 20 October 2023, https://conference.eresearch.edu.au/2023-conference/
    Conference Presentations | 2023
    Borchert M; Nizami U; Niels S; Lippincott S, 2023, 'Open science infrastructures speak about sustainability challenges', presented at LIBER 2023 Annual Conference, Budapest Hungary, 03 July 2023 - 08 July 2023, https://libereurope.eu/event/liber-2023-annual-conference/
    Conference Presentations | 2023
    Borchert M, 2023, 'CAUL: Providing essential and open infrastructure', presented at Congress of HASS (CHASS) / Canadian-Australian Partnership for Open Scholarship (CAPOS) Conference, Sydney, Australia, 27 November 2023 - 30 November 2023, https://www.chass.org.au/
    Conference Presentations | 2021
    Borchert M; Barbour G, 2021, 'SOS: Selling Open Scholarship', presented at CAVAL CRIG Seminar, Online CAVAL webinar, 23 June 2021 - 23 June 2021
    Other | 2020
    Barbour G; Borchert M, 2020, Open science: after the COVID-19 pandemic there can be no return to closed working, Australian Academy of Science, , https://www.science.org.au/curious/policy-features/open-science-after-covid-19-pandemic-there-can-be-no-return-closed-working
    Other | 2020
    Barbour G; Borchert M, 2020, Wrap up of 2019 activities and plans & priorities for 2020, , https://aoasg.org.au/webinar-series-2020/
    Other | 2020
    Borchert M; Cooke A, 2020, The case for SCOSS: Creating a secure & sustainable OA & OS infrastructure, Australasian Open Access Strategy Group (AOASG), , https://aoasg.org.au/webinar-series-2020/
    Conference Posters | 2020
    Borchert M; Proudman V; Tsakonas G, 2020, 'Community funding for open science infrastructure; SCOSS 2 years in', Online only, presented at LIBER 2020 Annual Conference, Online only, 24 June 2020 - 26 June 2020, https://libereurope.eu/events/liber-2020-annual-conference/
    Conference Presentations | 2020
    Borchert M; Proudman V, 2020, 'Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services', presented at 2020 Forum on Future of World Academic Libraries (WAL), Online only, 23 November 2020 - 11 December 2020, https://k.cnki.net/theme/Index/196
    Conference Presentations | 2020
    Borchert M; proudman V, 2020, 'Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services: A tried and tested solution to support OS infrastructure in need of immediate funding', presented at Future of World AcademicLibraries (WAL) 2020 Forum, Online, 25 November 2020 - 25 November 2020
    Conference Presentations | 2020
    Borchert M, 2020, 'Achieving FAIR via repositories', presented at FAIR beyond data, Online, ARDC / CAUL / AOASG - FAIR virtual sessions, 12 June 2020 - 29 June 2020
    Conference Presentations | 2020
    Borchert M, 2020, 'Open Access: How will we compete?', presented at Taylor & Francis Scholarly Summit, Melbourne, Vistoria, Australian, 19 February 2020 - 19 February 2020, https://editorresources.taylorandfrancis.com/events/melbourne-scholarly-summit-2020/
    Conference Presentations | 2020
    Borchert M, 2020, 'Open access: how will we compete?', presented at Taylor & Francis Scholarly Summit, University of Melbourne, Australia, 19 February 2020 - 19 February 2020
    Other | 2020
    Simons N; Barbour G; Cooke A; Borchert M, 2020, Fair beyond data, Australasian Open Access Strategy Group (AOASG), , https://aoasg.org.au/2020/07/07/fair-beyond-data-webinar-now-online/
    Other | 2020
    Fry S (ed.), 2020, Talking about OA week with Martin Borchert, AOASG Chair, Australasian Open Access Strategy Group (AOASG), , https://aoasg.org.au/2020/10/19/talking-about-oa-week-with-martin-borchert-aoasg-chair/
    Other | 2019
    Borchert M; Adams P, 2019, Plan S and open access scholarship, Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC), Pyrmont, Sydney, NSW, Australia, , https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/latenightlive/martin-borchert_plan-s/11115842
    Conference Posters | 2019
    Borchert M, 2019, 'Financial Sustainability for the Open Infrastructure We Need - the Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS)', University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, presented at 40th IATUL Conference, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, 23 June 2019 - 27 June 2019, https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2277&context=iatul
    Reports | 2018
    Borchert M; Barbour G; Dewis K; Fletcher J; Frances M; Harrison A; Hickie J; Rolf H; Sussman A; Simons N; Tiffen B, 2018, CAUL Review of Australian Repository Infrastructure, Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL), Canberra, ACT, Australia, https://www.caul.edu.au/programs-projects/fair-affordable-open-access-knowledge/review-repository-infrastructure
    Conference Presentations | 2018
    Borchert M; Benn J, 2018, 'F.A.I.R. is Fair for Research: Australian Initiatives to Improve Openness in the Scholarly Communications Environment', presented at 39th IATUL Conference - From Inspiring Spaces to Open Science, Oslo, Norway, 17 June 2018 - 22 June 2018, https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/iatul/2018/collaboration/1/
    Conference Presentations | 2017
    Borchert M; Barbour G, 2017, 'A Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science Services (SCOSS)', presented at Council of Australian University Librarians {CAUL) Conference, Perth, Australia, 21 September 2017 - 22 September 2017
    Other | 2017
    Borchert M, 2017, Implementing an open access policy at UNSW, UNSW Sydney,
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Borchert M; Cleery C, 2015, 'An account and analysis of the implementation of various ebook business models at QUT, Australia', Charleston, Carolina, USA, presented at Charleston Conference: Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition, Charleston, Carolina, USA, 04 November 2015 - 07 November 2015, https://eprints.qut.edu.au/90503/
    Conference Presentations | 2015
    Borchert M, 2015, 'Increasing research data management capability within your university', presented at Building eResearch Capability in Universities Conference, 14 April 2015, https://eprints.qut.edu.au/84349/2/84349.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Gasson S; Winter A; Bradbury S; Borchert M, 2014, 'DOCTORAL RESEARCH TRAINING: ENCOURAGING TIMELY COMPLETION - CASE STUDY REFLECTIONS OF ONE UNIVERSITY ON HOW IT SUPPORTS A VIBRANT RESEARCH TRAINING CULTURE', in Chova LG; Martinez AL; Torres IC (eds.), EDULEARN14: 6TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EDUCATION AND NEW LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES, IATED-INT ASSOC TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION & DEVELOPMENT, SPAIN, Barcelona, pp. 6847 - 6856, presented at 6th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies (EDULEARN), SPAIN, Barcelona, 07 July 2014 - 09 July 2014, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000366837206120&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Borchert M; Bradbury S; Broadley P, 2013, 'Collaborating to develop research data management services and collections', in 2013 IATUL PROCEEDINGS, Cape Town, South Africa, presented at The 34th Triennial IATUL Conference - Doing it Together: Effective Collaboration..., Cape Town, South Africa, 15 April 2013 - 18 April 2013, https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/iatul/2013/
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Borchert M; Callan P, 2013, 'Strategies for gaining and maintaining academic support for the institutional open access repository', in 2013 IATUL PROCEEDINGS, Cape Town, South Africa, presented at 34th Triennial IATUL Conference - Doing it Together: Effective Collaboration..., Cape Town, South Africa, 15 April 2013 - 18 April 2015, https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/iatul/2013/
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Borchert M; Callan P, 2011, 'Preparing library staff for research support services at QUT', Sydney, Australia, presented at 15th ALIA Conference and Exhibition : Information Online 2011, Sydney, Australia, 01 February 2011 - 03 February 2011, https://eprints.qut.edu.au/39418/
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Borchert M; Cleary C, 2011, 'Support for gold open access publishing strategies at QUT', Sydney, Australia, presented at LIA 15th Conference and Exhibition : Information Online 2011, Sydney, Australia, 01 February 2011 - 03 February 2011, https://eprints.qut.edu.au/39416/
    Conference Posters | 2011
    Borchert M; Young J, 2011, 'Developing research data management services at QUT', CSIRO, Melbourne, Australia, presented at CSIRO Research Data Management Seminar, CSIRO, Melbourne, Australia, 18 March 2011, https://eprints.qut.edu.au/40907/
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Borchert M; Gasson S, 2010, 'Coordinated research skills training at QUT', Melbourne, Victoria, presented at eResearch Australasia 2010 : 21st Century Research : Where Computing Meets Data, Melbourne, Victoria, 08 November 2010 - 12 November 2010, https://eprints.qut.edu.au/39413/
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Borchert M; Young J, 2010, 'Coordinated research support services at Queensland University of Technology, Australia', in https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/iatul/2010/, Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, presented at International Association of Scientific and Technology University Libraries Annual Conference (IATUL 2010), Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, 20 June 2010 - 24 June 2010, https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/iatul/2010/
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Bradbury S; Borchert M, 2010, 'Survey of eResearch practices and skills at QUT, Australia', in 2010 IATUL PROCEEDINGS, Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, presented at International Association of Scientific and Technology University Libraries Annual Conference (IATUL 2010), Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, 20 June 2010 - 24 June 2010, https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/iatul/2010/
    Conference Papers | 2009
    Borchert M; Tittle C; Hunter A; Macdonald D, 2009, 'A study on student and staff awareness, acceptance and usage of e-books at two Queensland universities', Sydney, Australia, presented at Martin Borchert, Sydney, Australia, 20 January 2009 - 22 January 2009, https://research-repository.griffith.edu.au/handle/10072/28702
    Conference Papers | 2007
    Richardson J; Borchert M, 2007, 'Usage Metrics for Open Access Repositories', Southern Cross University, Southern Cross University, Lismore, UNSW, presented at AusWeb07: The 13th Australasian World Wide Web Conference, Southern Cross University, Lismore, UNSW, 30 June 2007 - 04 July 2007, https://research-repository.griffith.edu.au/handle/10072/14966
    Conference Papers | 2005
    Borchert M; Richardson J, 2005, 'Implementing HarvestRoad Hive Digital Repository', Sydney, Australia, presented at Information Online Conference 2005, Sydney, Australia, 01 February 2005, https://research-repository.griffith.edu.au/handle/10072/8727
    Conference Papers | 2004
    Borchert M; Richardson J, 2004, 'Integrating a digital repository system', Queensland University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, presented at OLT 2004 : Online Learning and Teaching Conference : Exploring integrated learning einvironments, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, 03 November 2004, https://research-repository.griffith.edu.au/handle/10072/2426
    Conference Papers | 2004
    Borchert M, 2004, 'Integrating library content into the university's online learning environment', Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia, presented at eAgenda eLearning eTraining eKnowledge 2004, Gold Coast, Australia, 03 August 2004 - 05 August 2004, https://research-repository.griffith.edu.au/handle/10072/2427
    Conference Papers | 2003
    Borchert M; Conkas M, 2003, 'A web accessibility testing case study: QUT Library', Southern Cross University, Southern Cross University, Lismore, Australia, presented at Martin Borchert, Southern Cross University, Lismore, Australia, 05 July 2003 - 09 July 2003, https://research-repository.griffith.edu.au/handle/10072/26903

Seeding the Commons, Australian National Data Services (ANDS) 2011, 2013 for research data repository infrastructure and data collections at Queensland University of Technology (QUT).

A focus on development, practice, advocacy, engagement and impact of transformation in scholarly communications delivered through open access, open science, research data management and open data, open research infrastructure including repositories, researcher development, policy, innovative and cost effective business models, and transformational agreements with scholarly publishers.

 

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