Time: Thursday, September 25, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: New Media Center (NMC), 130 Lewis Library, First Floor
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Lunch will be provided. To register for this session:
(Registration is not required for attendance, however refreshments may be limited)
The open access movement began in the 1990s and has since been adopted by an increasing number of funding agencies, academic institutions, publishers, and individual researchers. If you haven’t encountered open access yet, you probably will at some point in your career. This presentation will provide an overview of the main ideas behind open access, give a brief history, look at the recent OA policy development, and help you understand your role and responsibility in the changing landscape of Scholarly Communication. Most importantly, the new services of the Library’s Scholarly Communications Office will be introduced to help faculty members comply with funding agency requirements and Princeton University’s Open Access policy.