Library and Information Service

 

Open Access 2020

 

Virtual Open Access Week - October 2020

The NWU Library and Information Service presents the following programme to celebrate International Open Access Week.

Programme for the week: 19 - 25 October 2019

 

 

Monday 19 October 2020
Launch: Mafikeng Library

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Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/98001831168?pwd=STVrNWt4cVNnNnIyZDRqY0R5VzlrZz09 (password: openaccess)

10:00 - 10:15 Welcome and opening remarks - Dr Mathew Moyo: Chief Director Library and Information Services
10:15 - 10:45 Opening address - Director: Institutional Office of Research Support
10:45 - 12:15 Mark Hanhel: CEO and founder of figshare: Get credit for all of your research!
Nabil Ksibi: ORCID -  Engagement Lead: ORCID integration at NWU
Dr Mzuyanda Christian - FNAS: Openness for publication: choose wisely and avoid predatory publishers 
12:15 - 12:30

Questions

12:30 - 12:45 Vote of thanks - Hendra Pretorius: Director Client Services

 

 

 

Thursday 22 October 2020
Vanderbijlpark Library

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Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/95930789154?pwd=Q094K2MwZ2EvcExZVjlvSjVtaWJXZz09 (password: openaccess)

14:00 - 14:15 Welcome - Dr Mathew Moyo: Chief Director Library and Information Services
14:15 - 15:00 Dr Ruth Aluko - Unit of Distance Education (UP): Being purposeful in structuring equity and inclusion
15:00 - 15:30

Alrike Claassen - NWU CTL Curriculum Design: Five steps to using and remixing OER

15:30 - 15:45 Questions & Vote of thanks - Hendra Pretorius: Director Client Services

 

 

 

Friday 23 October 2020
Ferdinand Postma Library

Closed workshop to initiate the first draft of NWU Open Access Policy

10:00 - 10:15 Welcome - Dr Mathew Moyo: Chief Director Library and Information Services
10:15 - 10:45 Speaker 1
10:45 - 11:15 Speaker 2
11:15 - 11:30 Questions and Vote of Thanks
11:30 - 13:00 Workshop: NWU Open Access Policy

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