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OU Libraries is Celebrating International Open Access Week!

October 23 - 27, 2017


*Open Access (OA) is free, immediate access to scholarly information online, along with the right to use and reuse that information.

It's our fifth year participating in this event to raise awareness about open access.
OU Libraries will be hosting three events:

Monday, October 23 from 12:00-1:00pm in KL 222

Searching and Selecting Open Access literature

Presenter: Stephanie Swanberg, Assistant Professor, Information Literacy & eLearning

Discover the best ways to locate OA publications. Learn how to select high quality journals for publishing your scholarship.


Thursday, October 26 from 12:00-1:00pm in KL 242

Open Access Cafe: Why Open Access Matters

Panel: Valerie Palmer-Mehta, Professor of Communication; G. Rasul Chaudhry, Professor of Molecular Biology

Learn about open access publishing and why it matters to research and scholarship. Join in the panel discussion with faculty publishing in OA journals


Friday, October 27 from 12:00-1:00pm in KL 225B

Ditch the textbook - Save your students' money adopt an open textbook

Presenter: Caterina Pieri, Special Lecturer - Italian; Julia Rodriguez, Health Sciences, Nursing & Scholarly Communications Librarian

Learn how locate, use and create OER’s for your courses.
Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching, learning resources released under an open license that permits their free use and repurposing by others.


Light refreshments will be available at all events.

If you have any questions, please contact Julia Rodriguez, juliar@oakland.edu or Stephanie Swanberg, swanberg@oakland.edu

We hope you’ll join us for these exciting events!

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