Tag Archive for 'Open Access'

Webinar: What next steps will you take to develop and deliver new data services?

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Harvard University says it can’t afford journal publishers’ prices

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ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development & Management

ALCTS Web Course: Fundamentals of Collection Development & Management Session 5: November 17 – December 12, 2014 This four-week online course addresses the basic components of collection development and management (CDM) in libraries. Complete definition of collection development and collection management Collections policies and budgets as part of library planning […]

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Invitation to University of Cape Town LISC75 Conference (27-28 November)

Please join us for what promises to be an exciting and intellectually stimulating meeting as LIS/IS schools the world over seek to strategically locate their niche positions in a rapidly evolving and digitally oriented knowledge society. Consult our  conference website (http://www.lisc75.co.za) for more details. Attached please find our exciting programme. […]

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ICADLA-4 CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PAPERS

ICADLA-4 STRATEGIC FRAMEWORK AND ACTION ROADMAP FOR AFRICA’S DIGITAL LIBRARIES & ARCHIVES Conference Announcement and Call for Proposals for Papers and Workshops The 4th International Conference on African Digital Libraries and Archives (ICADLA-4) will be held during 27 – 29 May 2015 at the University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana. ICADLA-4 […]

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AB609, CA Open Access Bill, Signed Into Law

AB609, the California Taxpayer Access to Publicly Funded Research Act was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown on September 29th. In response to the passage of this legislation, SPARC has drafted a blog post which can be found on our website. I am also including the press release issued by Assemblyman Brian […]

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Open Access: What Does It Mean for ALCTS and LRTS?

Monday, October 6 and Tuesday, October 7, 2014 Moderated by Buddy Pennington, Doralyn Rossmann, and Mary Beth Weber Please join us for an e-forum discussion. It’s free and open to everyone! Registration information is at the end of the message.   Each day, discussion begins and ends at: Pacific: 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. Mountain: […]

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