Ing. Martin Lhoták

Martin Lhotak

Born on 29th April 1972

Affiliation

  • Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences
    Národní 3, 115 22 Praha 1, Czech Republic
    Tel.: +420 221 403 260
    E-mail: lhotak@knav.cz

Current Position

  • Director of the Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • Directly responsible for IT and Digitization department

Background and Academic Qualification

  • 2015–
    Ph.D. study in Information science, Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Arts. Specialization: Digital libraries and Open Source
  • 1990–1996
    Diploma (equivalent to M.Sc.) in informatics, Czech Agricultural University in Prague, The Faculty of Economics and Management

Carrier History

  • 2007–
    Director of the Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • 1998–2007
    Head of Automation/IT Department at the Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • 1997–1998
    IT specialist at the Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences

Current Membership

  • Central Librarian Council of the Ministry of Culture
  • Academy Assembly of the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • Council for the Economy of the Czech Academy of Sciences
  • Council of the Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences (vice-chair)
  • Committee on Scientific Information of the Czech Academy of Sciences (vice-chair)
  • Committee of the National Repository of Grey Literature
  • Supervisory board of the Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetics AS ČR, v. v. i.
  • Council of the Central portal of the Czech Libraries (chair)
  • Program Committee of the INFORUM conference

Selected Projects

  • 2014–2015
    IPN Metodika – Effective evaluation and financing system for research, development and innovation
  • 2012–2015
    The Central Portal of Czech Libraries – KNIHOVNY.CZ
  • 2012–2015
    Czech Digital Library and Tools for the Management of Complex Digitization Processes
  • 2011
    Development of Kramerius digital library system and solution for digital archiving
  • 2008–2011
    Register of digitized documents and digitization workflow and system for dissemination
  • 2006–2010
    Optimalization of digitalization tools for printed documents endangered by acid paper deterioration
  • 2005–2009
    Czech Digital Mathematics Library – DML-CZ
  • 2005–2009
    Digital Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences

Selected Publications

  • FOLTÝN, T. – LHOTÁK, Martin – KOCOUREK, P. Has it been already digitized? How to find information about digitized documents. Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries. New York : ACM, 2012, s. 383-384. ISBN 978-1-4503-1154-0. [ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries /12./. Washington, DC (US), 10.06.2012-14.06.2012] Permanent link:
    http://hdl.handle.net/11104/0243085
  • LHOTÁK, Martin. Česká digitální knihovna a nástroje pro zajištění digitalizačních procesů. INFORUM 2012: 18. ročník konference o profesionálních informačních zdrojích, 2012, Neuveden, č. 1. ISSN 1801-2213. Dostupný z:
    http://www.inforum.cz/pdf/2012/lhotak-martin.pdf
  • LHOTÁK, Martin ; CHÝLA, Roman. Open Access and institutional repository : approach of the Czech Academy of Science and link-up to international projects. In CASLIN 2009 : institutional online repositories and open access. Plzeň : Západočeská univerzita v Plzni, 2009. S. 71-73. ISBN 978-80-7043-806-0. [International seminar /16./, Teplá, 07.06.2009-11.06.2009, CZ]. Dostupný z:
    http://www.knihovna.zcu.cz/Caslin/Caslin09.pdf
  • BARTOŠEK, M. ; LHOTÁK, Martin ; Rákosník, Jiří ; Sojka, P. ; Šárfy, M. The DML-CZ project: Objectives and first steps. In Communicating mathematics in the digital era. Wellesley, Massachusetts : A. K. Peters, 2008. S. 75-86. ISBN 978-1-56881-410-0.LHOTÁK, Martin. Das Digitalisierungszentrum und die Digitale Bibliothek an der Akademie der Wissenschaften, Prag. In Digitalisieren – Internationale Projekte in Bibliotheken und Archiven. Berlin : BibSpider Info-Networking für Bibliotheken, 2007. S. 92-101. ISBN 978-3-936960-17-4.
  • LHOTÁK, Martin. Open source pro digitální knihovnu. In Automatizace knihovnických procesů – 11 : sborník z 11. ročníku semináře pořádaného ve dnech 16.-17. května 2007 v Liberci.. Praha : ČVUT, 2007. S. 1-8. ISBN 978-80-01-03691-4. [Automatizace knihovnických procesů 2007 (AKP 2007) /11./, Liberec, 16.05.2007-17.05.2007, CZ]. Dostupný z:
    http://www.akvs.cz/akp-2007/09-lhotak.pdf

Selected Research Outputs – Software and Pilot Prototypes

  • Rákosník, Jiří ; Lhoták, Martin ; Bartošek, M. ; Sojka, P. ; Ulrych, O. Česká digitální matematická knihovna – DML-CZ. 2009.
    Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/11104/0181185

R&D Projects from the Czech Central Register

All Publications

R&D Outputs – Software and Pilot Prototypes