The Scholarly Communications Group of the Sheridan Libraries of the Johns Hopkins University will be holding a workshop to promote our new Open Access Author Fund during OA Week. To help JHU researchers move to Open Access, the Sheridan Libraries and Welch Medical Library have created the Johns Hopkins Open Access Promotions Fund (OAPF)…Continue
Added by David Reynolds on October 11, 2012 at 5:10pm — No Comments
Peru is also part of this celebration and we are organizing several conferences and workshops during October 24th and 25th. Please review our program at http://www.openaccessperu.org/ (of course in Spanish) and share with all the stakeholders! We are going to have speakers from Argentina, Mexico, USA, España and Peru.
Added by Musuq Briceño on October 11, 2012 at 10:59am — No Comments
BioMed Central have produced a number of posters to show our support for Open Access Week. They can be freely downloaded and put up in your labs, libraries, lecture theatres or even your living rooms if you really want! Why not brighten up that blank space on the wall and remind people about the importance of open access?
Added by Elena Sipria-Mironov on October 11, 2012 at 6:49am — No Comments
During the months of editing the Journal of European Psychology Students' Bulletin, we have written quite a few posts on Open Access. They are primarily aimed at educating and engaging students on open access topics. There are some great introductory posts explaining the basics of open access, but also some critical pieces discussing current developments in OA.
You can find our whole OA archive …Continue
Added by Ivan Flis on October 10, 2012 at 8:30pm — No Comments
This year we will be…Continue
Added by Rebel Cummings-Sauls on October 9, 2012 at 3:27pm — No Comments
The overview of Dutch activities during the Open Access week 2012 is online onwww.openaccess.nl/oaweek2012. The overview is only available in Dutch. But several seminars and presentations will be in English. More information on these presentations is available in English on the local websites.
Added by Annemiek van der Kuil on October 9, 2012 at 4:51am — No Comments
Open Access Mini Seminar, 25 October 2012
To celebrate Open Access week this year, VUT Library has organized a one day mini seminar on Thursday, 25 October. This will be held at Vanderbijlpark Campus and several speakers have been invited from universities, publishing houses, libraries and other organizations to share ideas on open access publishing, policies, the rights of authors and publishers, and other topics. For further information on the activities planned at…Continue
Added by Freeman Zulu on October 8, 2012 at 1:57pm — No Comments
The Webinar Programme for the "Open Access Week @ AIMS" is now available online!Continue
Added by Sarah on October 8, 2012 at 11:40am — No Comments
Khazar University Library and Information Center (LIC) has been participating in Open Access Week during last some years. The main our activities were presentations, publications, translations the key OA documents from English into Azeri, etc.
In 2011 year Translation the…Continue
Added by Tatyana Zaytseva on October 8, 2012 at 8:24am — No Comments
The local activities in the Netherlands are online: www.openaccess.nl/oaweek2012.
Now only availble in Dutch, soon to be translated to English.
We twitter with #OAweekNL
Added by Annemiek van der Kuil on October 5, 2012 at 4:49am — No Comments
The JKUAT library in partnership with JKUAT students has previously participated in the OAW 2010 and 2011 with activities such as workshops, exhibitions, competitions and a beauty pageant which has now become an annual event.
This year the library will be working with JKUMUN students to create awareness of the JKUAT institutional Repository which is based on the Open Access model of publishing. The students will be visiting the various departments and demonstrating…Continue
Added by JKUAT Library on October 2, 2012 at 9:19am — No Comments
The JKUAT library in partnership with JKUAT students has previously participated in the OAW 2010 and 2011 with activities such as workshops, exhibitions, competitions and a beauty pageant which has now become an annual event. This year the library will be working with JKUMUN students to create awareness of the JKUAT Institutional Repository which is based on the Open Access model of publishing. The students will be visiting the various academic departments and demonstrating the JKUAT…Continue
Added by Miriam W. Ndungu on October 2, 2012 at 7:11am — No Comments