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Library Colloquia Series -- Publishing, authoring and teaching in the evolving open access environment

Library Colloquia Series - Fall 2013

Free and open to the public.

FREE parking is available in stadium lot 62E on Red Cedar Road after 6:00pm. The Main Library is wheelchair accessible via the south entrance. Persons with disabilities may request accommodations by calling Birdie Beckwith at 517.884.6454 one week before an event. Requests received after that time will be met when possible.


Publishing, authoring, and teaching in the evolving open access environment: A panel discussion

Tuesday, October 22
4:00- 5:30 pm
Main Library North Conference Room/W449

Join us at the library for a discussion with MSU professors about their involvement with open access publishing. Farha Abbasi (Department of Psychiatry) will talk about her experiences as managing editor of the open access Journal of Muslim Mental Health. Ian M. Dworkin (Department of Zoology), an editor at the open access journal PLoS One, will discuss the benefits and complications of publishing scholarly work in open access journals and on pre-print servers, as well as new models for the review process and for providing raw data, and Steven Weiland (Department of Educational Administration) will present his approaches to teaching graduate students about old and new models of publishing.

An International Open Access Week event.

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