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Workshop Overview:

Open Access is changing the face of academic publishing and is bringing opportunities and challenges to researchers in all disciplines. This session will give attendees a grounding in the mechanisms, variety, opportunity and pitfalls of open access, open data and related activities.

This session will be an overview of the current open access landscape and will cover routes to open access; benefits and requirements for open access; the issue of predatory publishers and how to find open access material for your research.


Open Access: The Essentials, 23 May 2019. Presentation by Julie Robinson (Scholarly Communications Manager), The Library.

Dates of Previous Workshops:

Thursday 23 May 2019
Tuesday 5 December 2017
Friday 7 April 2017.


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