Open Access Week events at Berkeley – 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 Berkeley: 

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

»  Compact for open access publishing equity
»  Berkeley Research Impact Initiative (BRII)
»  Scholarly Communication website

Adapted from a post that originally appeared in What’s New in the Library.