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Open Access Week 2020

by Karen Veitch on 2020-09-24T09:51:00+01:00 | Comments

We're inviting academics and researchers from across the University to join us in celebrating Open Access Week 19 – 25 October 2020. It’s an annual, international series of events promoting research that is free to read and re-use.  Contact the WRaP team if you have any questions.


Paywall: The Business of Scholarship virtual screening

On 20 October, we’re screening the fascinating documentary, Paywall: The Business of Scholarship.  This film looks at how top academic publishers like Elsevier sustain profit margins greater than tech companies such as Apple, Facebook and Google. 

We’ll start at 12.30pm, and have a Q&A after with Karen Veitch, Open Access Support Officer, and Roger Fairman, Research Librarian and Repository Manager.

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Open Access live Twitter Q&A

Want to know how Open Access could benefit you?  Or are you experienced in Open Access and have advice to share?  Join our live Twitter Q&A on 21 October 1pm – 2pm, using #uwopenaccess. Karen Veitch, Open Access Support Officer, will be answering your questions.

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