A global event, now in its 8th year, promoting Open Access as the new default in scholarship and research.
With advice from our Program Advisers
Some years ago the Australian Commonwealth Government ceased funding the University of Sydney led Cooperative Research Centre for Sustainable Rice Production. As the CRC was being closed the research reports (published and distributed in print) were to be tossed or pulped. On the initiative of one of the librarians at the University of Sydney all the research reports were scanned and loaded for open access on the…Continue
Posted by Ross Coleman on May 18, 2015 at 8:00pm
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…Continue
Posted by Nick Shockey on March 4, 2015 at 10:37am
Posted by Michael Marus on February 26, 2015 at 4:42pm
JPI Climate (jpi-climate.eu), an European network of research funding organisations endeavouring to jointly designing an agenda for climate-related research activities, is organising a symposium…Continue
Started by Alexis Sancho-Reinoso in Sample Title May 5.
Hi, I'm a Brazilian student about to finish my MA at Danube University Krems, Austria. One of my projects (not my thesis proper) is to demonstrate that while the open access agenda has in general so…Continue
how are 'young women' (age 16-35), affected by poverty in urban areas. What are the characteristics of these impacts which are mostly negative?Continue
Started by billy w masara in Sample Title Nov 4, 2014.
As part of the celebrations for Open Access Week, I've collaborated with a post for Biomed Central about my perspective on open access as a teacher in Brazil. I hope you may find it helpful and there…Continue
Started by Renata Aquino Ribeiro in Sample Title Oct 25, 2014.