International Open Access Week, now in its tenth year, is the chance to celebrate the great benefits of opening up knowledge for all. To mark the occasion the University of Reading is hosting a number of events throughout the week.
Monday 22 October – Drop in: Open Access FAQs with the CentAUR Team
Do you have questions about ROSS, REF, or Open Access? The CentAUR team will answer your frequently asked questions. If you are not able to come along tweet us your questions at @UniRdg_CentAUR using the hashtag #askthecentaur.
Time: 1-2pm. Location: Edith Morley G74.
Wednesday 24 October – Paywall
Join us for a screening of Paywall: The Business of Scholarship, a documentary about academic publishing and the tug of war over paywalls.
Time: 1-2:30pm. Location: Edith Morley G27.
Friday 26 October –The Game of Open Access
Play an open access board game about open access! At this informal session you will develop an understanding of open access through the initial idea for an article to its acceptance for publication. Bring your lunch.
Time: 1-2pm. Location: Carrington 201.