The International Open Access Week takes place annually and in 2020 it is held on 19th October to 25th October. The theme for this year is “Open with Purpose: Taking Action to Build Structural Equity and Inclusion”. OA History For … Continue reading
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Scholarship in the Digital Age: Information, Infrastructure, and the Internet
UCLA Professor of Information Studies Christine Borgman provides an overview of new developments in scholarly information infrastructure, including policy issues such as open access and intellectual property, and addresses the implications of e-science for cyberlearning.
The video of it is now online.
From the description:
Today’s research and scholarship is data- and information-intensive, distributed, interdisciplinary, and collaborative. However, the scholarly practices, products, and sources of data vary widely between disciplines. Some fields are more advantaged than others by the array of content now online and by the tools and services available to make use of that content.