Added by Ria Olivier on October 22, 2018 at 8:14am — No Comments
At the University of Tennessee Libraries, our Open Access Week events for the past two years involved outreach workshops to local nonprofit agencies. Staff from many nonprofit organizations visited campus and our subject librarians helped them find research and data to help in designing interventions and writing grant proposals. Then, we asked the nonprofits to fill out a survey and/or participate in a short interview about why open access to research matters to them and to the communities…Continue
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The Japan Consortium for Open Access Repository(JPCOAR) has made a special webpage dedicated to support the
Japanese community in designing posters, handouts and other graphics for this year's Open Access Week.
Along with the official JPCOAR Open Access Week poster, we also have templates our members can use and edit to
include information on their own efforts towards Open Access.
We will be adding more photos of Open Access Week giveaways and events hosted by our…Continue
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Aderiamo alla “OA WEEK 2018”, per promuovere le risorse open access e l’accesso agli open data per il fact checking autonomo dei cittadini, lanciamo il primo “Crowd-SEArching BiblioVerifica”, si tratta di uno spazio partecipativo per proporre siti e fonti utili per la verifica delle informazioni, orientando gli utenti della rete ai linked open data e alla citizen science in ogni campo di ricerca: il modulo e’ liberamente fruibile da pc, tablet, smartphone dal 22 al 28 ottobre 2018…Continue
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The 2nd SPARC Japan Seminar 2018 entitled "Quality Control in the Age of Open Science" will be held on 25 October, hosted by SPARC Japan, in keeping with this year’s Open Access Week theme of “Designing Equitable Foundations for Open Knowledge”. We will discuss perspective of quality control in the age of Open Science and how we could guarantee quality of contents. We…Continue
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#AcessoAberto é na Revista Observatório!Continue
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The University of East Anglia has organised a programme of events to observe International Open Access Week 2018, incorporating talks, information sessions and hands-on workshops to help researchers make their work open access.
Researchers from across Norwich Research Park will join us…Continue
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Open Access Week is a yearly international celebration that aims to increase awareness about open access (OA). OA scholarship is completely free to read and reuse. Funders, universities, libraries, scholars, and students across the globe support OA.
The University of Zambia Library will lead campus celebrations during this year’s OA Week slated for October 15 – 17, 2018.
The OA advocacy team is therefore inviting the university community to this year’s celebrations. Activities…Continue
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by Lauren B. Collister and Jackie Smith, University of Pittsburgh
For Open Access Week 2017, the University Library System at the University of Pittsburgh took a new approach for scheduling events built on outreach work done in prior years. The library, instead of hosting an event for OA Week all on our own, partnered with several departments to co-sponsor a talk of broad interest that wove in Open Access as a…Continue
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SPARC would like to thank the following members of the International Open Access Week Advisory Committee:
|Arun Subbiah||Centre for Internet and Society|
|Ashley Farley||Gates Foundation|
Added by Nick Shockey on May 25, 2018 at 8:30am — No Comments
O Comitê Consultivo da Semana do Acesso Aberto 2018 tem o prazer de anunciar que o tema para a edição 2018 da Semana Internacional do Acesso Aberto, que acontecerá entre 22 e 28 de Outubro, será “Planejando Bases Equitativas para o Conhecimento Aberto.”
O tema deste ano é reflexo de um sistema acadêmico em transição. Embora governos, agências de fomento, universidades,…Continue
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