Open Access: What’s In It for My Library?

Waller, Andrew and Morrison, Heather Open Access: What’s In It for My Library?, 2009 . In Alberta Library Conference 2009: Cultivating our future, seeds for our success, Japser Park Lodge, Jasper, Alberta, Canada, April 23-26, 2009. (Unpublished) [Presentation]

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English abstract

The open access movement has come of age. There are thousands of free scholarly journals, millions of items, and many more become available every day. This session presented an overview of open access, and the benefits for patrons of all types of libraries.

Item type: Presentation
Keywords: open access, OA, institutional repositories, subject repositories, repositories, scholarly communication, scholarly publishing, open access repositories, OAR, indexes, aggregators, finding open access content
Subjects: E. Publishing and legal issues. > ED. Intellectual property: author's rights, ownership, copyright, copyleft.
E. Publishing and legal issues. > EB. Printing, electronic publishing, broadcasting.
H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HN. e-journals.
H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HL. Databases and database Networking.
H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HS. Repositories.
Depositing user: E-LIS Canadian Staff
Date deposited: 11 May 2009
Last modified: 14 Dec 2012 21:37
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10760/13107

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