Free UKSG webinar - Funding Body Open Access Requirements
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“Excellent overview of funders' requirements for Open Access delivered by experts in the field using an easy set up and use webinar platform.” – Anon
“UKSG webinars are an excellent way to keep up with the fast moving international OA development.” - Frauke Gisela Ralf, IOP Publishing
“Authoritative and engaging speakers.” – Anon
This is a fantastic opportunity to listen to expert speakers, with the added benefit of no travelling required! You will also receive a link to a recording of the webinar so that you can listen again at a time convenient to you.
This is a free webinar.
Date: Wednesday 26 March 2014
Time: 1500 GMT
Duration: 45 minutes including Q&A
Robert Kiley, Head Digital Services, Wellcome Library
Ben Ryan, EPSRC
- Understanding of the OA funder requirements of the Wellcome Trust and RCUK
- Awareness of the key issues which need to addressed if the benefits of OA are to be fully realised
- Understanding of policy options available to funders to encourage the development of an effective market for APCs
- Awareness of tools and resources available to support the transition to Open Access
Subject level and previous knowledge required:
Introductory and non-intensive, no previous knowledge or experience required.
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