EAST: HOW- Open Access Basics
This session will provide information about open access publishing, detail the reasons for the open access publishing movement, and describe key elements of predatory publishers. A process often used by UI Librarians to critically evaluate the quality of open access journals will be shared, to allow participants to improve their skills/efficiency with appraisal. Information about open access mandates will be included, as well as an overview of how the UI Libraries Open Access Fund works. For individual instruction on this topic, please contact your liaison librarian.
- Tuesday, August 15, 2017
- 1:00pm - 2:00pm
- Hardin Library - Information Commons East
- Hardin Library for the Health Sciences