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OU Libraries is Celebrating International Open Access Week!


October 21 - 27, 2019


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

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

Monday, October 21 from 12:00-1:00pm in KL 242

I Didn’t Know That Was Open! Locating and Using Cool Free Quality Content

Presenters: Julia Rodriguez, Associate Professor, Scholarly Communications Librarian
Stephanie Swanberg, Associate Professor, Information Literacy & eLearning Librarian

Joanna Thielen
, Assistant Professor, Research Data Librarian

Learn about the plethora of quality open content available from peer-reviewed research, data, monographs, textbooks and images and discuss some of the misconceptions about open access.

Wednesday, October 23 from 12:00-1:00pm in KL 225B

Avoiding Unethical Publishers and Determining Journal Quality

Presenter: Stephanie Swanberg, Associate Professor, Information Literacy & eLearning Librarian

Learn best practices for vetting open access journals before choosing where to publish and how to avoid falling prey to fake publishing and conference invitations.


Friday, October 25 from 12:00-1:00pm in KL 242

Increase Your Research Visibility - Getting Your Work Noticed, Cited and Read

Presenter: Julia Rodriguez, Associate Professor, Scholarly Communications Librarian

Learn about how to get your scholarship openly available online and utilize social media and online profiles to increase your research impact.


OA week is sponsored by OU Libraries and OUWB School of Medicine
Light refreshments will be available at all events
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If you have any questions, please contact Julia Rodriguez, juliar@oakland.edu or Stephanie Swanberg, swanberg@oakland.edu

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