SPARC (The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) today announced that the theme for this year’s 8th International Open Access Week will be “Open for Collaboration.”
The theme highlights the ways in which collaboration both inspires and advances the Open Access movement—from the partnerships behind launching initiatives such as PLOS and ImpactStory, to the working relationships the community has established with policymakers that have delivered Open…Continue
Posted on March 4, 2015 at 10:37am
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
Posted on July 7, 2014 at 10:00am
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…
Posted on June 9, 2014 at 10:46am