Open Access Week, October 19-23

Open Access (OA) is a growing international movement that uses the Internet to throw open the locked doors that once hid knowledge.

Based on the principle that all research should be freely accessible online, immediately after publication, it encourages the unrestricted sharing of research results with everyone, everywhere, for the advancement and enjoyment of science and society.

Open Access Week, October 19-23, includes several events here at Cal: 

For more information on open access programs at Cal, see:

»  UC Berkeley signs Open Access Compact
»  Berkeley Research Impact Initiative
»  Scholarly Communication website