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Dimitar Poposki

  • PhD researcher @OUNL - OER/MOOCs Innovation
  • PhD researcher
  • Open University of the Netherlands
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Dimitar's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 4PublicationsNumber of items in this person’s My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

Open EducationInformation LiteracyOpen AccessOpen Educational Resources


Information manager/Digitization consultant with substantial library and public administration experience. Currently working at the "Blaze Koneski" Faculty of Philology in Skopje, Macedonia - looking for a new job about OER/OA/Open Education. From 2004 until 2008 focused mainly on digitization and Optical character recognition, as a result of the 1 year US Department of State scholarship in Library and Information Science conducted at SCILS, Rutgers University. Since 2006, actively participated and presented his research at more than 40 International Library and Information Science conferences (USA, EU, SEEurope). Hosted workshops, trainings, lectures and consultation services on advanced web searching, optical character recognition, digitization, newspaper and historical archives, computer assisted translation, open access/ open educational resources, academic/scientific publishing at the Faculty of Philology "Blaze Koneski", National and University Library "St. Kliment Ohridski" (Skopje, Macedonia), Department for Slavic Languages at the Karl Franzens University (Graz, Austria), Macedonian Academy of Science and Art (Centre for Areal Linguistics), United Nations - International Atomic Energy Agency - International Nuclear Information Systems (Vienna, Austria), Scholarly Communication Centre at Rutgers University (New Jersey, USA), Mikrosam company (A high tech industry robot factory). Taking part of the Open Access advocacy movement he organized and presented Open Access Week events since 2010. Supporter of open education/open science/open (government) data movement. Since 2008-2013 he was taking part of PhD information science studies at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Humanities and Social sciences, Department of Information and Communication Science. His professional interests are focused on digitization of cultural heritage, information/knowledge management, scientific repositories, academic publishing, open access/open educational resources. From 2014 he is part of the Doctoral program at Open University of Netherland and a member of Global OER research network

Followers (36)

  • Afobi Aligbonon

    Afobi AligbononUniversity of Abomey-Calavi

  • oscar wilde

    oscar wilde

  • Anjana Mathew

    Anjana Mathew

  • Paul Bacsich

    Paul BacsichMatic Media Ltd

  • Lex Bijlsma

    Lex BijlsmaOpen University of The Netherlands

  • Dina Vrkić

    Dina VrkićCentral Medical Library of University of Zagreb School of Medicine

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Following (62)

  • Bernardo Tabuenca

    Bernardo TabuencaPolytechnic University of Madrid

  • Francisco Iniesto

    Francisco IniestoOpen University

  • Anne Algers

    Anne AlgersUniversity of Gothenburg

  • Deepak Prasad

    Deepak Prasad

  • Jos Rikers

    Jos RikersOpen Universiteit in the Netherlands

  • Paula Cardoso

    Paula CardosoInstituto Politécnico de Leiria - ESTM - Peniche

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Publications (4)

  • Gralis-mak Linguistic Corpora and the Works of Blazhe Koneski as Open Educational Resource Models

    • Poposki D
  • Gralis-mak Linguistic Corpora and the Works of Blazhe Koneski as Open Educational Resource Models

    • Poposki D
  • Creation of Texts in all Functional Styles for the Macedonian GRALIS-Corpora (GRALIS-MAK) and theirs copyrights

    • Poposki D
  • Open Educational Resources and Open Access in Higher Education in Macedonia

    • Poposki D

Professional experience

PhD researcher

Open University of the Netherlands

December 2013 - Present

Librarian/Secretary at the Department of translation and interpreting

Faculty of Philology "Blazhe Koneski",

September 2012 - Present

Computational Linguist


December 2013 - May 2014(5 months)


Faculty of Philology "Blazhe Koneski"

December 2001 - March 2014(12 years)

PhD candidate/Independent researcher

Faculty of Philosophy, Department for Information Science, University of Zagreb

September 2008 - November 2013(5 years)


Faculty of Philology "Blaze Koneski"

September 2001 - September 2008(7 years)

Research Analyst (Optical Character Recognition))

Rutgers - State University of New Jersey at New Brunswick

December 2004 - May 2005(5 months)

Education history

PhD researcher

Open University of the Netherlands

December 2013 - Present

PhD candidate

University of Zagreb

January 2008 - November 2013(6 years)

certificate of completion (Junior Faculty Development Program)

Rutgers - State University of New Jersey at New Brunswick

July 2004 - August 2005(a year)


Faculty of Philology

January 1994 - December 1999(6 years)