Hundreds of events will take place across the globe to highlight the power of Open Access to increase the impact of scientific and scholarly research during the 10th annual International Open Access Week taking place from October 23-29, 2017.
This year’s theme of “Open in Order to…” is meant to…Continue
Posted by Nick Shockey on October 23, 2017 at 7:30am
The 2nd SPARC Japan Seminar 2017 entitled "Preprint and Open Access" will be held on 30 October, hosted by SPARC Japan, in keeping with this year’s Open Access Week theme of “Open in order to…”. We will review the role and management of the preprint servers in these 30 years and discuss how to contribute to the advancement of scientific research and the issues concerning the importance of the commercial publication, sustainable models of the publication and the quality…Continue
Posted by SPARC Japan on October 17, 2017 at 8:27pm
In conjunction with this year’s Open Access Week Advisory Committee, SPARC today announces the theme for this year’s 10th International Open Access Week, to be held October 23-29, will be “Open in order to…”.
This year’s theme is an invitation to answer the question of what…Continue
Posted by Nick Shockey on April 24, 2017 at 11:30am
Training-the-Trainers of Open Access
The Open Access landscape is changing. As advocates, we ought to be up-to-date with these changes. This is about the Train-the-Trainer platform adopted for Nairobi’s Open Access Week 2016. Inspired by this year’s Open Access Week theme, Open in Action, I thought of a platform where researchers, librarians, students and others who have committed to working in Open could share their experiences on…Continue
Posted by Lilian Juma on February 20, 2017 at 6:00am
What better way to take action during Open Access Week than by starting a request for an article or dataset you need? The Open Access Button is here to help!
The Open Access Button has released a new Button for Open Access Week - a simpler, more effective way to get find and request research with the press of a button.
Find and request articles and…Continue
Posted by Chealsye Bowley on October 28, 2016 at 8:31am
Most papers that are free-to-read are available thanks to “green OA” copies posted in institutional or subject repositories. The fact these copies are available for free is fantastic because anyone can read the research, but it does present a major challenge: given the DOI of a paper, how can we find the open version, given there are so many different…Continue
Posted by The Impactstory team on October 28, 2016 at 7:30am
This exhibit is currently on display in Baker Library’s main hall/entrance. The exhibit reveals the complex issues surrounding open information through six dimensions: global, political, financial,…
Organized by Scholarly Communication, Copyright, and Publishing Program | Type: exhibit
Dartmouth Librarians within the Scholarly Communication, Copyright, and Publishing Program as well as the Open Dartmouth Working Group are busy preparing a variety of exhibits, events, and workshops…
La semaine de l'Open Access Week est l'occasion de mettre en avant des archives sonores libres de droit ou qui sont dédiées avant l'heure au domaine public. Les fichiers placés en CC-0 sur SoundCloud…
In diesem Jahr lädt das Open-Access-Büro alle Einrichtungen aus Berlin und Brandenburg ein, ihre Open-Access-Projekte im Rahmen einer Postersammlung zu präsentieren. Die Poster werden zur Open Access…
Organized by Open-Access-Büro Berlin | Type: exhibition