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Introduction to VTechWorks at Virginia Tech, Torgersen 3080

October 25, 2013 from 10am to 11:30am
VTechWorks is Virginia Tech's online digital repository for providing free global access to the intellectual output of the university. This workshop will introduce VTechWorks and guide participants through creating an account, depositing materials, and managing a collection. Participants are encouraged, though not required, to bring pre-prints, technical reports, learning objects, or other documents for submission.See More
Sep 20, 2013
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John Willinsky: What is it about the history of learning that calls out for open access to research and scholarship? at Virginia Tech, Graduate Life Center Auditorium

October 24, 2013 from 5:30pm to 7pm
John Willinsky is Khosla Family Professor of Education at Stanford University and Professor (Limited Term) of Publishing Studies at Simon Fraser University, where he directs the Public Knowledge Project, which conducts research and develops scholarly publishing software intended to extend the reach and effectiveness of scholarly communication.See More
Sep 20, 2013
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Faculty and Graduate Student Panels at Virginia Tech, Torgersen Museum (1100)

October 23, 2013 from 5:30pm to 7pm
Panelists will discuss their experiences with and perspectives on open access, and take questions from the audience. Join us for a lively discussion!See More
Sep 20, 2013
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Managing Your Scholarly Identity at Virginia Tech, Torgersen 3080

October 23, 2013 from 2:30pm to 4pm
Googled yourself lately?  Professionals, researchers, and scholars are often expected to develop an online identity in order to participate in professional networks and promote their work.  However, with countless tools and options available, crafting an online identity can seem confusing and even a little dangerous!  Join us as we discuss reasons, tools, and strategies for creating a cohesive, scholarly presence online.  We will explore social networking sites like LinkedIn and Twitter, easy…See More
Sep 20, 2013
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Webcast: OA week chat with Peter Suber at Virginia Tech, Newman Library Boardroom, 6th floor

October 23, 2013 from 2pm to 3pm
Join us for an interactive discussion with Peter Suber, Director of the Harvard Office of Scholarly Communications and author of Open Access (MIT Press, 2012).  Attendees can submit questions and comments in real-time during the session. See More
Sep 20, 2013
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Your Start-Up Guide to Open Journal Publishing at Virginia Tech, Torgersen 1120

October 23, 2013 from 10am to 11am
If you want to publish a journal or conference proceedings online, the library can help you. OJS, Open Journal Systems, and OCS, Open Conference Systems, are software and support that is available from the Center for Digital Research and Scholarship. See a demonstration of these new library services and learn about the support available for scholarly publishing.See More
Sep 20, 2013
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The Open Access Subvention Fund at Virginia Tech, Torgersen 1120

October 22, 2013 from 10am to 11am
The open access (OA) subvention fund subsidizes article processing fees for scholarly peer-reviewed articles accepted for publication in open access or hybrid OA journals.  Provided by the Office of Research, the Provost's Office, and the University Libraries, the fund is available to faculty and graduate students.See More
Sep 20, 2013
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Introduction to Open Access and Copyright at Virginia Tech, Torgersen 3080

October 21, 2013 from 4pm to 5:30pm
What is open access, and why is it a superior model for sharing research? Gain a better understanding of open access, copyright and alternative licensing, and learn about library services to increase access to your work.See More
Sep 20, 2013
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OA Week at Virginia Tech at Virginia Tech campus

October 15, 2012 to October 19, 2012
Virginia Tech Libraries, in partnership with the Graduate School, is celebrating Open Access  at Virginia Tech in honor of the sixth annual global Open Access Week. We are hosting a series of lectures and workshops to raise awareness of open access and options Virginia Tech scholars have for providing the widest possible access to their research and scholarship.See More
Oct 4, 2012
Philip Young is now a member of Open Access Week
Oct 4, 2012

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