Time: October 26, 2011 from 10am to 12:30pm
Country: Kate Edger Information Commons Seminar Room Level 4 KEIC 420
City/Town: Auckland New Zealand
Website or Map: http://www.information-common…
Event Type: presentation, and, panel, discussion
Organized By: Leonie Hayes email@example.com
Latest Activity: Oct 25, 2011
Join us at these times:
10.00 Short Video and Panel Discussion
You are invited to join University personnel who have been involved in the publishing of Open Access Journals at a Panel Discussion on the benefits and pitfalls of the Open Access Publishing. The discussion will provide valuable insight and assistance to anyone considering contributing to or publishing Open Access Journals.
10.45 “Open Access for Beginners” presentation
What is the Open Access movement all about? What are the benefits and drawbacks of Open Access publishing? Who ends up paying for these "free" publications?
This session will introduce you to the background to Open Access publishing, its recent history, and possible developments.
11.15 Break-out Group