We’ve updated and simplified the Open Access Week website, which we hope will make it more useful and easier to navigate. The homepage is the focal point of the revisions, and the new Featured Posts section will highlight curated content and resources to help plan and promote your Open Access Week activities.
Applications to attend OpenCon 2015 on November 14-16 in Brussels, Belgium are now open! The application is available on the OpenCon website at opencon2015.org/attend and includes the opportunity to apply for a travel scholarship to cover the cost of travel and accommodations. Applications will close on June 22nd at 11:59pm PDT.
OpenCon seeks to bring together the most capable, motivated students and early career…Continue
Posted by Nick Shockey on June 1, 2015 at 5:00am
SPARC (The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) today announced that the theme for this year’s 8th International Open Access Week will be “Open for Collaboration.”
The theme highlights the ways in which collaboration both inspires and advances the Open Access movement—from the partnerships behind launching initiatives such as PLOS and ImpactStory, to the working relationships the community has established with policymakers that have delivered Open Access…Continue
Posted by Nick Shockey on March 4, 2015 at 10:30am
On the occasion of the OA Week 2012 I had an interview with Stevan Harnad on
As part of the Wikipedia Open Access Week edit-a-thon, there will be an edit-a-thon in the Bangla WIkipedia. The edit-a-thon aims to increase contents on Open Access related topics as well as enhance…
En las 4ª Jornadas de Intercambio y Reflexión acerca de la Investigación en Bibliotecología organizadas por el Departamento de Bibliotecología de la Universidad Nacional de La Plata, habrá una Mesa e…
Organized by Departamento de Bibliotecología - FaHCE-UNLP | Type: jornada
Medellín, Colombia, at the VII Conferencia Latinoamericana y Caribeña de Ciencias Sociales Este año CLACSO organiza las actividades de la semana internacional del acceso abierto en el marco de la VII…
Organized by Dominique Babini (CLACSO), Eduardo Aguado-López (UAEM, México), Elena Lazos (IIS-UNAM, México) | Type: colloquium and workshop