Open Access Erasmus Staff Week 2017 at the University of Liège

For the third year, the libraries network of the University of Liege (ULg Library) organizes an “Open Access Erasmus Staff Week” to expose, question and reflect on the new roles and opportunities which emerged from the Open Access & Open Science movement for the academic libraries.

Based both on ULg Library’s expertize and on each participant’s experience in Open Access, the main OA components will be addressed : mandates, author rights, Open Science, libraries roles, etc. Some sessions will be collaborative and, for others, participants will be invited to expose their own open access experiences.

When? : 8 to 12 may 2017, english will be the working language.

The application deadline is March 10th, 2017.

Details and registrations

 

 

Report 14/10/2013 EWI Focus group on Open Access

EWI Focus group on Open Access

http://www.ewi-vlaanderen.be/ewi/ewi-focus-15-open-access

Presentations: http://www.ewi-vlaanderen.be/ewi/wat-doen-we/de-samenleving/workshops-ewi-focus/ewi-focus-15-open-access

[reporting by Gwen Franck]

Today, the Flemish Government department EWI organized a Focus meeting about Open Access. The meeting was intended as a follow up of last year’s Open Access meeting, where the Brussels Declaration on Open Access was presented. Bringing together all stakeholders one year late, aim of this meeting was to bring together all stakeholders again and defining (future) Open Access policies in Flanders.

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Open Access at the 6th UNICA Scholarly Communication Seminar

On 26-27 November 2012 the 6th Scholarly Communication Seminar of UNICA, the Network of Universities from the Capitals of Europe, took place in Brussels, at the Université libre de Bruxelles and at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, in Belgium. Open Access was among the topics addressed during the conference. Continue reading “Open Access at the 6th UNICA Scholarly Communication Seminar”