Events This Week (10/21/13)


Happy Open Access Week! We have an amazing line-up this week to bring awareness to historical and current publishing and communication in the physical sciences. Sign up for an event below!

For more Open Access Week events at Dartmouth, click here.

Title: Open Access Week Information Table
Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Presenter: Shirley Zhao, Barbara DeFelice and Fran Oscadal
Location: Fairchild Tower by the Pendulum (1st floor)
Description: Join the celebration as we celebrate Open Access Week with information tables around campus all week long! Get information and resources about open access, copyright, author rights, publishing, open education, and more! We will also be talking about support for open access journal publishing fees, which is provided by the Compact on Open Access Publishing Equity (COPE), the Dartmouth Author’s Amendment and current trends in publishing and scholarly communication. Get all your questions answered!

Title: Uncover Treasures in the History of Physical Sciences
Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Presenter: Morgan Swan and Shirley Zhao
Location: Rauner Special Collections Library
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description: Join us in Rauner Special Collections Library as we explore materials related to some of the greatest thinkers and inventors in the history of science, including Galileo, Newton, and past President Kemeny (a pioneer of computer science and the inventor of BASIC).

Title: Publishing Essentials
Date: Monday, October 21, 2013 Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Presenter: Shirley Zhao
Location: Kresge Library Conference Room
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description: So your manuscript has been selected for publication. Congratulations! Have you thought about your rights as an author? Come learn about copyright, open access, and author profiles! Bring your own device.

Title: Know Your Copyrights
Date: Thursday, October 24, 2013
Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Presenter: Barbara DeFelice
Location: DCAL, 102 Baker Library
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description: Learn about the key exceptions in copyright law that support teaching and publishing, including but not limited to, Fair Use. Please bring your own experiences, examples and questions, and take this opportunity to influence how we describe copyright on our web pages.

Filed under: Kresge, Publishing, Science, Workshops