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Open Access Week at UConn

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
12:00pm – 3:30pm

Storrs Campus
Babbidge Library Class of '47

Open Access is a growing international movement dedicated to promoting free and unfettered access to research, scholarship, and knowledge. Open Access Week is an annual international celebration of the principles and applications of open access.

The UConn community can participate in the Open Access Week conversation as the Library hosts a forum highlighting several features of this dynamic scholarly communication environment.

This can be joined at the Homer Babbidge Library or online at

The Intersections Between Open Access, Open Educational Resources & Author Rights

12-1:15pm • Empowering Authors through Publication Agreements • Open Access Flavors • OA? OER? What’s the Difference?

1:30-3:15pm • ORCID ID’s • Entering the Creative Commons • Managing Your Scholarly ID Online • UConn’s Research Data Repository

Light refreshments will be served.


Carolyn Mills,

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