Open Access Week 2011 at Brock

James A. Gibson Library

Open Access Week 2011 at Brock

From October 24 to 28, the Brock community celebrated Open Access Week.

Library Supports Brock Authors: OA Grant For "Author Fees"
The Library has made $10,000 available to assist researchers who want their work published in an Open Access journal. Click here for more details about this opportunity.
Monday, 24 October 2011 from 12:00 to 1:00
Topic: Disseminating Research Through Open Access Journals
Dr. Keri Cronin, Editor, The Brock Review
Dr. Julian Kitchen, Editor, Brock Education
Facilitators: Tim Ribaric and Laurie Morrison
Monday, 24 October 2011 from 1:00 to 4:00
Webinar: New Directions in Scholarly Communication
A discussion of the changing landscape of scientific publishing.
Facilitators: Monica Rettig and Therese Tisseverasinghe

Monday, October 24, 2011 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Webinar: DataCite Project (Details of archived webinar will be posted online)

DataCite Canada, a central registration centre for Canadian research data sets designed to make it simpler for researchers to access, share and manage their data.

Tuesday, 25 October 2011 from 12:00 to 1:00
Topic: Public Access to Publicly Funded Research
Dr. Gary Libben, Vice President, Research, Brock University
Dr. Ryan Plummer, TREN, and Director, Brock Environmental Sustainability Research Unit (BESRU)
Dr. Ana Sanchez, Community Health Sciences
Supporting Info: Access to Research: TriCouncil Guiding Principles
Facilitator: Barbara McDonald
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 from 12:00 to 1:00
Webcast: Chad Gaffield, President of SSHRC [archived webcast from OISE Library]

Facilitator: David Sharron


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