October 07 2019 - 14:00
About the Event
This webinar will introduce attendees to the basic concepts of Open Access and how they work together to build wider access to knowledge. Attendees will also be encouraged to think about the different ways in which librarians can build their skills and get involved in this rapidly growing and exciting area.
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Rebecca Evans and Claire Sewell have kindly agreed to make their slides available after their presentation.
Senior Library Training Manager
Rebecca Evans is Senior Library Training Manager at SAGE Publishing. She supports international sales teams in understanding the library market by designing and developing training initiatives, and oversees SAGE’s customer training in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America.
Research Support Librarian - Physical Sciences
University of Cambridge
Claire Sewell is the Research Support Librarian for the Physical Sciences at the University of Cambridge. In this role she works to support researchers across a range of disciplines to comply with Open Research practices and ensure that their valuable work is available for others to build upon. Prior to this Claire worked to train library staff at Cambridge in research support to ensure that they were best placed to support the growing needs of the research community.
After this webinar attendees will be able to:
- Define Open Access publishing
- Describe the common models of Open Access publishing available
- Understand the different roles available to librarians looking to work in this area
- Outline the different skills needed and how these can be developed
Subject level and previous knowledge required
Introductory and non-intensive, no previous knowledge or experience required
This is a free webinar and is open to members and non-members of UKSG alike. It will be recorded and the speaker will use a web cam.
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