One of the goals of open access is to make research available to a wide audience, but many of the discussions about its success focus on North America and Europe. What is the current state of open access in the Global South? Join our Google Hangout to hear from Abel Packer (SciELO / FAPESP Program, Director) and Rosario Rogel (Directora Editorial de Redalyc) on the challenges being faced by Open Access initiatives in Mexico, Brazil and other countries that form part of their respective consortiums.
Stay tuned for more information, and start following us on YouTube so you won’t miss it.
update: Link to livestream
Starts Monday October 20, at 11AM EST, 12PM São Paolo, 10AM Mexico City, 4PM London