Open Access Week, a global event now entering its sixth year, is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to…
Added by Nick Shockey on June 13, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments
SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) announces this year's theme is "Set the Default to Open Access" for Open Access Week (October 22 – 28, 2012). Our first online event to launch this year’s events will be a webcast with three speakers who will showcase the state of open access in each of their countries.
Please join us Tuesday June 19th at 10am Eastern US Time! RSVP at …Continue
Added by Nick Shockey on June 8, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments
So we are doing well on the White House Petition: http://wh.gov/6TH
Please sign and pass along- you don't need to be in the United States. You only need to be 13 years of age with your own email address.
After you sign, forward the link on to friends, family, and colleagues. Think about Tweeting (hashtag #openaccess). Maybe write a blog, anything to get the word out.
Added by Nick Shockey on May 25, 2012 at 8:38am — No Comments
Please watch, forward, retweet, and in general spread this great. And please visit the petition site: wh.gov/6TH .
Added by Nick Shockey on May 22, 2012 at 12:51pm — No Comments
Added by Nick Shockey on May 21, 2012 at 9:25am — No Comments
Welcome and hello from SPARC! We are looking forward to another action-packed OA Week on October 22-28th!
It’s been an amazing year for Open Access across the globe so what better way to continue progress than to get inspired for your own OA Week events! Use our many downloadable files available to personalize your own events with posters, stickers, and tons of OA information. It’s…Continue