Open Access Week at UBC is happening October 22-28, 2018. Open Access is a movement encouraging the removal of barriers to scholarly research so that scholarly work is accessible to people everywhere. Access is available to everyone: students, policy makers, health care workers, professionals, educators, scholars in the developing world, and the public.
RSVP for events and learn more about what Open Access and Open Education means for researchers, students and faculty.
Some of the events include:
-Creating and Managing Your Academic Profile
-Tri-Agency Open Access Policy: Requirements and Routes to Compliance
-Finding and Working with Open Educational Resources (OER)
-UBC Learning Analytics API Hackathon
-Emerging Media Lab demo session where you can try out some VR/AR experiences
-Watch a recently released documentary, The Business of Scholarship, to learn more about academic publishing