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  • Open Access Publishing

    Posted Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 4:00 p.m.

    Open Access Publishing: What it Means to You
    A discussion with open access editors about the process, benefits, and concerns of open access publishing.

    An Open Access Week Event
    Monday, October 21, 11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    Saint Clare Room, 3rd Floor, Learning Commons, Technology Center, and Library

    Prof. Michelle Dohm, PLOS ONE
    A chemist who transitioned to educational startups in science, Dohm is Associate Editor of PLOS ONE, a flagship journal of the Public Library of Science, a leading OA publisher. PLOS ONE, whose peer-reviewed articles cover the sciences and medicine, has high impact factors and tracks article-level metrics (altmetrics).
    Prof. Shelley Fisher Fishkin, Journal of Transnational American Studies
    An award-winning author and Stanford English professor, Fisher Fishkin is founder/editor of this open-access journal. Journal of Transnational American Studies is the first peer-reviewed academic journal to focus on the multidisciplinary exchanges that flow across national borders in the Americas and beyond.

    For faculty who would like a box lunch, please RSVP by Thursday, October 17.

    Co-sponsored by Faculty Development and the University Library

    Please direct ADA/504 accommodation requests to Joanne Britton (408-551-1753, TTY 1-800-735-2929) at least 48 hours prior to event.