Category Archives: OA Week 2013

Curl Up with a Good (Open Access) Book

This just in from LaGuardia Community College, in honor of Open Access Week 2013: LaGuardia’s library has 28 older model e-book readers (Sony Reader Touch PRS-600) that have been used with specific classes in past semesters. The library is now … Continue reading

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Happy Open Access Week!

Open Access Week is here! There are lots of great events across the university this week, check out our Open Access Week 2013 page to see them all. And of course there’s a dizzying array of blog posts, news, tweets, … Continue reading

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Two Open Access Week Programs @ City Tech

The Ursula C. Schwerin Library @ City Tech is delighted to offer two events during Open Access Week this year. Textbooks: Why is there a problem? What are some solutions? What are the problems with textbooks? Why do students sometimes … Continue reading

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Open Access to Scholarly Literature: Which Side Are You On?

You are invited to the first event in the Information Interventions @ CUNY series! Open Access to Scholarly Literature: Which Side Are You On? Friday, October 25, 2013 10am – noon The Graduate Center Rooms C201/C202 (Concourse Level) Refreshments will … Continue reading

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Open Access: The Basics, October 21 at Queens College

The Center for Teaching and Learning at Queens College is sponsoring an event during Open Access Week. If you’d like to learn more about open access, this talk is for you! We will cover: – The benefits of open access … Continue reading

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Open Access Week is Coming Soon!

This year’s Open Access Week — the 6th year for this international event — is scheduled to take place October 21-27. If you’re planning an event at your campus to celebrate, please let us know so we can include it … Continue reading

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Save the Date: Our First Information Interventions @ CUNY Event!

Please save the date for our first event in a new series,┬áInformation Interventions @ CUNY: An Introduction to Open Access Friday, October 25 10am-Noon At the CUNY Graduate Center We expect that this event will provide an overview of open … Continue reading

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