Dr. Tobias Schonwetter, the Director of UCT's Intellectual Property Unit, will be giving a seminar on Open Access and Copyright during our series of Open Access week events. In March 2014 UCT’s Council adopted an Open Access Policy to preserve the scholarly work of UCT scholars and to make this scholarship discoverable, visible and freely available online to anyone who seeks it. The…See More
Access Challenge: Access granted or access denied? How far can you get without UCT-provided access to scholarly resources?*If you're pressed for time, drop by for 10 minutes. Or stay for the full hour. Either way, we'd love to see you there. Snacks will be served for those participating.*To find out more about our other Open Access Week events, please visit the events page:…See More
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What's the level of OA awareness where you are?
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Our team has decided to focus on student awareness. Over the past few years we have worked closely with academics and admin staff, but now we are turning our attention to the students and making them aware of OA Week and getting them interested. We have come up with a range of OA activities which students can get involved in.