We are organizing a conference to celebrate open access week in Nepal from October 20-21. Request all Open access advocate to participate in this event.
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SEMANA DEL ACCESO ABIERTO 2014 EN LA UPR-RRP
La Escuela Graduada de Ciencias y Tecnologías de la Información,
de la Universidad de Puerto Rico,
y la Comunidad de Práctica de la Biblioteca Virtual en…
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La Escuela Graduada de Ciencias y Tecnologias de la Información, de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, y la Biblioteca de Ciencias Bibliotecarias de la Universidad de Puerto Rico les invitan al
Conversatorio a presentar
el Dr. Antonio Hernández-Pérez,
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Visión y Aplicación de la Filosofía del Acceso Abierto
y la Democratización de la Información
en diferentes Sectores del Campo de la Información
en Puerto Rico: En 3er Encuentro de ExAlumnos de la Escuela Graduada de Ciencias y Tecnologías de la Información, Universidad de Puerto Rico…
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SEMANA INTERNACIONAL DEL ACCESO ABIERTO 2014
en la Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Río Piedras
20-24 de octubre de 2014
La Escuela Graduada de Ciencias y Tecnologías de la Información, conjuntamente con otras unidades de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Río Piedras, y organizaciones profesionales,
se unen en esta Semana para estimular y contribuir
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The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) has released a new version of its popular Scholarly Communication Toolkit with updated content. The Toolkit, developed and maintained by the ACRL Research and Scholarly Environment Committee, continues to provide content and context on a broad range of scholarly communication topics, including expanded information on data management. It provides links to examples of specific tools,…Continue
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The Department of Audiovisual Communication, Documentation and History of Art (DCADHA) of the Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (Spain) will host some events during Open Week. Potential dates are October 21 and 23. More details about speakers and activities will be provided in short.
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The RECODE project invites you to participate in its final, policy recommendations workshop in Amsterdam on the 25 September 2014. RECODE has provided a forum for European stakeholders in the open access ecosystem to work together on common solutions. The project will culminate in a series of over-arching recommendations for a policy framework to support open access to European research data.
This final workshop is addressed to policy-makers and decision-makers within the following…Continue
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La Escuela Graduada de Ciencias y Tecnologías de la Informacion, en la Universidad de Puerto Rico, se une nuevamente a la celebración de la Semana del Acceso Abierto. Se ofrecerán conferencias y talleres orientados a la facultad, estudiantes y profesionales de la información. En breve ofeceremos una relación de las actividades.
The Graduate School of Information Sciences and Technologies of the University of Puerto Rico, joins again the…Continue
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Open Access Week is drawing ever closer, now a mere 7 weeks away and this year it promises to be bigger and better than ever. The week has grown in just a few short years from students on just a handful of campuses working together, into a truly international event. This year the week’s spotlight is on young people with the theme “Generation Open”. The week will celebrate the mammoth contribution we’ve made to the Open Access movement, but also the address the unique…Continue
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Seven years ago, students partnered with SPARC to organize a day of coordinated on-campus action in support of Open Access that quickly grew into International Open Access Week. Students have continued their leadership on Open Access and this month the Right to Research…Continue
Added by Joseph McArthur on August 12, 2014 at 12:32am — No Comments
Mark your calendars! The SPARC/World Bank kickoff is a great way to start your Open Access Week planning. Watch livestreamed or showcase the recording at your events!
Also make sure you add your livestream events here so others can utilize them in their event planning.
More information soon.
On Monday, October 20th, from 3:00…Continue
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SPARC interview with Tim Gowers. A short blurb below, full article here.
Next steps in the Open Access battle: Shining a light on journal pricing
In a recent blog post, Timothy Gowers discussed the state of Open Access two years after the Cost of Knowledge launched its boycott of Elsevier. The British mathematician and open access champion was initially buoyed by the…
Added by Andrea Higginbotham on June 9, 2014 at 10:46am — No Comments
As we move forward and you post your week's events on this platform, please let me know if you spot spammers either in your Groups or direct messaging you.
We have a process that attempts to limit spammers coming in as members, but recently they have been stepping up their methods.
We want you all to have a positive Open Access Week experience!
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You can join the webcast using the following URL: http://www.visualwebcaster.com/event.asp?id=99435. If you haven't already, please register below so we have an accurate list of participants and can follow up with additional information.
Join us on Monday, May 19th, at 2:30pm EDT (7:30pm BST) for a one-hour webcast to help kickoff your planning for this year's International Open Access…Continue
Washington, DC – The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) announced today that the theme for this year’s International Open Access Week is "Generation Open". The theme will highlight the importance of students and early career researchers as advocates for change in the short-term, through institutional and governmental policy, and as the future of the Academy upon whom the ultimate success of the Open Access…Continue
During early 11th century a form of spiritual Kannada language poetry in the Indian state of Karnataka called Vachana sahitya became quite popular. It started flourishing in the 12th century by a religious movement called Lingayatha…Continue
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