Open Access Week 22-28 October

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

For postgraduate students and staff! The Library of Australian Catholic University together with Research Services is sponsoring three videoconferences to celebrate Open Access Week from October 22nd to October 28th.  Open Access Week is an International event. Open Access is the practice of making peer-reviewed scholarly publications freely available on the internet, ...

Royal Society journal archive made freely available

Monday, January 9th, 2012

"The Royal Society has made its world-famous historical journal archive – which includes the first ever peer-reviewed scientific journal – permanently free to access online. Around 60,000 historical scientific papers are accessible via a fully searchable online archive, with papers published more than 70 years ago now becoming freely available". Open Biology is ...

Open Access Week

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

Open Access is a worldwide movement to make scholarly research freely available. Open Access Week, October 24 – 30, 2011, is a global event now in its 5th year. It aims to generate increased awareness of Open Access publishing among the higher education and broader community. Open Access increases the visibility ...