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Einstein Equals Digital Squared

How amazing would it be to have an insight into all aspects of Albert Einstein’s life?  If this was also on-line with open access and in context?   287 more words

Taking Action Now

Doing Better With Open Access Advocacy

During the first week of December, Nature took a measured step forward in expanding access to high-value scientific literature when the publication announced that research papers from that journal would be made accessible to the public for reading via the Readcube platform if existing subscribers chose to share a link with friend or colleague. 931 more words

Technology

Its Our Time: Three crazy ideas for LIS to "own" open access.

This is my “repent and ye shall be saved” talk, prepared and presented at ACRL-NY’s 2014 symposium on the topic of Academic Librarians and Open Access. 2,121 more words

Professional

Get Published In The OLC Journal: Online Learning

Also from Monday’s inbox…

ONLINE LEARNING
CALL FOR PAPERS

Online Learning (formerly the Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks) is soliciting original research that helps promote the development and dissemination of new knowledge at the intersection of pedagogy, emerging technology, policy, and practice in online and blended environments.
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Education

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation go Open Access #openaccess

  • As of January 1, 2015 an Open Access policy will be effective for all new funding agreements made with researchers. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have adopted an Open Access policy that enables the unrestricted access and reuse of all peer-reviewed published research funded, in whole or in part, by the foundation, including any underlying data sets. 
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