Scholarly Publishing Workshop Part 1: Intro to the Open Access Movement
Monday, February 18, 2019, 11:30am-12:30pm
This session will provide an overview of the scholarly publishing model with an emphasis on its evolution to the open access movement. Discussion will emphasize the pros and cons of the open access movement as it pertains to authors of scholarly content. A hands-on activity will help participants discern between the different types of publisher agreements available to authors, and will give tips as to selecting preferable conditions for publication.
Audience: Most interesting for graduate students, early-career faculty, and those interested in scholarly publishing. Part 2 will be presented later on Feb. 27.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with one’s research interests/agenda
Presenter: Walker Library’s Education Librarian, Dr. Karen Reed
Location: Walker Library, LIB 264A (Instruction Classroom)