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

 

 

How to make your work OA if you’re not publishing in OA Journal

How to make your work OA if you’re not publishing in an OA Journal?

 

All too often, Open Access is being narrowed down to Open Access publishing.  Whether this is done intently or only due to lack of information is not always clear – but we’d like to point out that there is an easy alternative available: Open Access through self-archiving. This is how it’s done: Continue reading “How to make your work OA if you’re not publishing in OA Journal”