İlkay Holt

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Ms İlkay Holt

Professional Title: Advisor/Consultant

Primary domain: Information Management, Open Access, Open Repositories, Open Science

Organization name: FAO of the United Nations

Organization type: Government/Public Services

City / Country: London - United Kingdom

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I hold an MA in library science as well as an Executive MBA. I have been in the library profession for 17 years and held the position of Director of Libraries at Özyeğin University, Istanbul, between 2011 and July 2016. I was a Steering Committee Member at ANKOS (Anatolian University Libraries Consortium in Turkey) from 2011 to May 2016 and during the same period I was the coordinator of the Licensing Group and advisor to the OA Working Group. I am the public lead for Creative Commons Turkey. Since August 2016, I have been a freelance consultant in information management and currently working for FAO (Food and Agriculture Organisation) of the United Nations and COAR (Confederation of Open Access Repositories).