Date: October 19, 2010
To: All UF Graduate Deans, Associate Deans, Department Chairs, School Directors, Graduate Coordinators, Graduate Secretaries and Graduate Students
From: UF Libraries
RE: OPEN ACCESS WEEK ACTIVITIES ON RESEARCH AND PUBLISHING, OCTOBER 20-22, 2010
October 20-22, 2010, the UF Libraries will be hosting three days of activities focused on Open Access (OA), free-of-charge, permanent, web-based access to online scholarly publications -- which for graduate students and faculty, opens up new alternatives, beyond traditional means, for research and publication.
Wednesday, October 20
1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
282 Reitz Union
Mini-Conference: Publishing for the 21st Century: Open Access for Greater Impact
Thursday, October 21
Reitz Union Auditorium
Faculty Senate Presentation: "Promoting Faculty Research Through Open Access Initiatives"
Friday, October 22
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
345 Holland Hall (Law School)
Webcast: "Implementing the Durham Statement: Best Practices for Open Access Law Journals"
For a complete agenda, with a breakdown and description of presentations, speakers and other details, please click on this link:
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