Open Access Week – October 21-25

The University Library and the Scholarly Commons will be marking Open Access Week with a variety of activities including workshops in the Savvy Researcher series and a guest speaker, Victoria Stodden from Columbia University, who will be speaking about reproducible science and open data and code in the computational sciences.

Events:

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  • Monday October 21 (2-3:30): Watch the live webcast of the Open Access Week 2013 Kick Off Event at the World Bank. This will include a panel discussion from 2-3 on open access featuring: Dr. Stefano Bertuzzi, Executive Director of the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB); Brett Bobley, Chief Information Officer for the National Endowment for the Humanities; Dr. Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Director of Scholarly Communication of the Modern Language Association; Dr. Cameron Neylon, Advocacy Director for Public Library of Science; and Dr. Michael Stebbins, Assistant Director for Biotechnology in the Science Division of the White House Office of Science & Technology Policy. Main Library 308.
  • Thursday October 24 (10-11:30 am with refreshments at 9:30): Victoria Stodden on “Opportunities and Challenges for Open Data and Code: Facilitating Reproducibility”. Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom

Workshops:

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