Added by Melissa Harrison on October 10, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments
The Work and Family Researchers Network (WFRN) is an international membership organization for scholars, practitioners, and policy makers dedicated to understanding work-family challenges and helping to form solutions. The WFRN has a freely available research repository, the Work and Family Commons, which is the only one of its kind explicitly dedicated to this field of study. In honor of Open Access Week, we're using the Web and social media to encourage our members to upload their work…Continue
Added by Matthew Weinshenker on October 9, 2014 at 12:26pm — No Comments
Paperity. Keep on top of recent discoveries and never hit a paywall
Paperity is the first multi-disciplinary aggregator of peer-reviewed Open Access journals and papers that aims to connect authors with readers.…Continue
Added by Natalia Norori on October 8, 2014 at 2:29pm — No Comments
Open Access Nepal – a student lead initiative – will be hosting a series of events in Nepal during International Open…Continue
Added by Lal Bahadur Chouhan on October 8, 2014 at 6:22am — No Comments
Added by Matthew Person on October 7, 2014 at 12:07pm — No Comments
Celebrate Open Access week early in Syracuse, NY!
Unlocking Open Access: Making it work for publishers, authors, and institutions
Date: Friday, 17 October
Location: Craftsman Inn, Fayetteville, NY
For more details and to register: http://uny.sla.org/upcoming-events
Please plan on joining the Upstate New York chapter of SLA (UNYSLA) as we dig deep into the evolving world of open access. …Continue
Added by Linda Galloway on October 6, 2014 at 11:58am — No Comments
SPARC Japan hosts a seminar on 21 October 2014 (1:30-5 p.m. Japan time) titled "Science for Generation Open".
The third SPARC Japan Seminar of 2014, in keeping with this year’s Open Access Week theme of “Generation Open”, will focus on the various activities being taken by “Generation Open” in Japan. “Generation Open”, describes early-career researchers and future…Continue
Added by Ikuko TSUCHIDE on October 6, 2014 at 4:45am — No Comments
I sent this out today. Consider adapting it for your setting:
International Open Access Week (http://openaccessweek.org/) is coming up on October 20-24, 2014. Would you like to know more or wish to separate the hype from the common sense?
I have considerable experience with my own publications and advocating for open access participation, as well as warning the unsuspecting about questionable, unethical, or…
Added by Charles J. Greenberg on October 6, 2014 at 1:55am — No Comments
Added by Ruth Lewis on October 3, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments
The Scholastica team would like to share an open access ebook we created in response to inquiries we've received about how to launch an OA journal—The OA Journal Starter Kit. This succinct CC BY ebook guide encompasses all of the information needed to get an OA journal off the ground, cultivate a readership, and attract submissions and…Continue
Added by Danielle Padula on October 3, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Most of our events are now live on Eventbrite!
Added by Steven J. Koch on October 2, 2014 at 4:57pm — No Comments
The Rhodes University Library in collaboration with the Rhodes Research Office is hosting an Open Access symposium on 21 October 2014 (09:30 – 13:00) in observance of the International Open Access Week initiative.…Continue
Added by Wynand on October 2, 2014 at 2:23pm — No Comments
We're hosting a day showcasing research on Brock authors and Open Access, a panel discussion about OA publishing, a workshop on Wikipedia in education and a hands-on session featuring (mostly free) tools for tracking research impact.
Added by Elizabeth Yates on October 1, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments
1st INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON OPEN RESEARCH DATA
More information at: …Continue
Added by Inma Aleixos Borrás on October 1, 2014 at 3:05am — No Comments