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Altmetric Webinar: What do people really DO with altmetrics?

It’s been over five years since the term “alt-metrics” was coined and the metrics landscape has radically altered in that time. Research producers and funders, from large academic institutions to global funders to tiny non-profits and institutes, are using these new metrics in ways Altmetric hadn’t even conceived of when they launched their institutional platform two years ago.

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Altmetric Webinar: What do people really DO with altmetrics?

It’s been over five years since the term “alt-metrics” was coined and the metrics landscape has radically altered in that time. Research producers and funders, from large academic institutions to global funders to tiny non-profits and institutes, are using these new metrics in ways Altmetric hadn’t even conceived of when they launched their institutional platform two years ago.

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Open Access: grassroots movement or top-down imposition? A panel discussion for Open Access Week 2016

Have the aims of Open Access been 'co-opted' by other agendas?

Are top-down policies necessary for OA? 

Is it better to convince the indifferent from the ground-up, telling them about OA benefits and creating incentives? 

 

These are some of the questions we'll be asking in a discussion to mark International Open Access Week 2016.  The Office of Scholarly Communication and Cambridge University Press invite you to join us and a panel of researchers and publishers to explore how far Open Access is truly egalitarian and enabling.  

Our panel will include:

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"OpenAIRE guidelines and broker service for repository managers", OpenAIRE Week of Open Science Webinars

For this year’s 9th International Open Access Week, OpenAIRE has scheduled a full week of webinars on various exciting Open Science topics. During the week of October 24-30, join us at lunchtime (12.00 CEST, 11:00 BST) each day for key insights into the ethics and implementation of Open Science, especially as they relate to the EC’s Horizon2020 programme and OpenAIRE’s mission to foster the social and technical links that enable Open Science in Europe and beyond.

 

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“Policies for Open Science: webinar for research managers and policy makers”, OpenAIRE Week of Open Science Webinars

For this year’s 9th International Open Access Week, OpenAIRE has scheduled a full week of webinars on various exciting Open Science topics. During the week of October 24-30, join us at lunchtime (12.00 CEST, 11:00 BST) each day for key insights into the ethics and implementation of Open Science, especially as they relate to the EC’s Horizon2020 programme and OpenAIRE’s mission to foster the social and technical links that enable Open Science in Europe and beyond.

 

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"Open Research Data in H2020 and Zenodo repository", OpenAIRE Week of Open Science Webinars

For this year’s 9th International Open Access Week, OpenAIRE has scheduled a full week of webinars on various exciting Open Science topics. During the week of October 24-30, join us at lunchtime (12.00 CEST, 11:00 BST) each day for key insights into the ethics and implementation of Open Science, especially as they relate to the EC’s Horizon2020 programme and OpenAIRE’s mission to foster the social and technical links that enable Open Science in Europe and beyond.

 

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“H2020 Open Access mandate for project coordinators and researchers”, OpenAIRE Week of Open Science Webinars

For this year’s 9th International Open Access Week, OpenAIRE has scheduled a full week of webinars on various exciting Open Science topics. During the week of October 24-30, join us at lunchtime (12.00 CEST, 11:00 BST) each day for key insights into the ethics and implementation of Open Science, especially as they relate to the EC’s Horizon2020 programme and OpenAIRE’s mission to foster the social and technical links that enable Open Science in Europe and beyond.

 

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"The fundamentals of Open Science", OpenAIRE Week of Open Science Webinars

For this year’s 9th International Open Access Week, OpenAIRE has scheduled a full week of webinars on various exciting Open Science topics. During the week of October 24-30, join us at lunchtime (12.00 CEST, 11:00 BST) each day for key insights into the ethics and implementation of Open Science, especially as they relate to the EC’s Horizon2020 programme and OpenAIRE’s mission to foster the social and technical links that enable Open Science in Europe and beyond.

 

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From CopyWRONG to CopyRIGHT: Updates from the CLA

The Office of Scholarly Communication is pleased to offer a session on copyright and the CLA Higher Education Licence with a representative from the Copyright Licencing Agency (CLA). This session will be a chance to hear about the recent updates to the CLA Licence, get practical copyright advice and learn about the impact of copyright on academic libraries.

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