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KPU Library Celebrates Open Access Week Oct 23-29

KPU Library Celebrates Open Access Week Oct 23-29

10/03/2017 - 11:04

Open Access Week 2017Coast Capital Savings Library at KPU is excited to celebrate Open Access Week by hosting a series of workshops that enables participants to engage with the resources and tools open research has to offer.

This year's OAW theme is "Open in order to..." and there are four workshops to choose from at KPU Surrey and Richmond libraries!  Learn about Pressbooks, Open Journal Systems, and strategies on searching and locating open content from KPU Librarians. KPU Open Studies will also present a workshop with Dr. Judy Chen on incorporating Wikipedia into a classroom environment. Researchers, educators, and anyone interested in openness in research are invited to attend any or all of the sessions. Registration is open now!

For more information and to register for any or all of these events, please visit Celebrate Open Access Week.

The 10th annual Open Access Week takes place internationally October 23-29.  Open Access Week is "a global, community-driven week of action to open up access to research" and invites participants to focus on what open access enables (OAW website).