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Open Access Week 2011 – 10/25-27


Open Access Week, a global event now entering its fifth year, is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scholarship and research. Open access to information – the free, immediate, online access to the results of scholarly research, and the right to use and re-use those results as you need – has the power to transform the way research and scientific inquiry are conducted. It has direct and widespread implications for academia, medicine, science, industry, and for society as a whole.

via Open Access Week 2011.

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  1. Higher Education » From Harvard to MIT: to change or not to change

    November 28, 2011 @ 4:27 pm


    […] of S. Shaffer.  So, I found it as a new magical signal to attend one of the events of the Open Access Week at Berkman, a free luncheon open meeting to discuss about open science with Michael Nielsen who […]

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