The Importance of Open Access Publishing

submitted by: bartneck

In this interview Christoph Bartneck argues for the importance of open access publishing in the academic world.

Open Access Week 2010: A Message from Phil Bourne

submitted by: Phil
This Journal and the Public Library of Science (PLoS) at large are standard bearers of the full potential offered through open access publication, but what of you, the reader? For most of you, open access may imply free access to read the journals, but nothing more. There is a far greater potential, but, up to now, little to point to that highlights its tangible benefits. We would argue that, as yet, the full promise of open access has not been realized. There are few persistent applications...
Authors: Philip E. Bourne, J. Lynn Fink, Mark Gerstein

Supporting a Network of Repositories: experiences from SHERPA in the UK

submitted by: elbaek

SHERPA manager Bill Hubbard presents the UK experiences building a network a profession for repository managers. Also he present arguments for why Open Access is important.

Open Access and competitive advantage for researchers and for universities: how to make the most of what you have

submitted by: elbaek

Open Access and the competetive advantage of universities. The slides following Alma Swans presentation

Open Access in Norway: challenges now and in the future

submitted by: elbaek

Sigrid Tollefsen from The Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions presents the Norwegian advances in changing the scholarly communication to Open Access

Welcome to the Executive Seminar on Open Access

submitted by: elbaek

Bertil Dorch, University of Copenhagen open the Executive Seminar on Open Access at Copenhagen Business School

Dr. Phil Bourne, Open Access Day 2008 address

submitted by: Phil

OA Content the Future of Scientific Publishing presentation by Phil Bourne at SPARC - Open Access Day 2008