Research Wednesdays: "Celebrate Open Access Week at OCAD University"


Research Wednesdays, a new speaker series presented by the OCAD U Library, is a forum for anyone (undergrad or graduate students, staff, faculty) to present in a supportive environment. 

 
DateWednesday, October 25, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Phone

416-977-6000 ext.217

Cost

Free

Email

dpayne@ocadu.ca

Website

http://ocad.libguides.com/ResearchWednesdays

Location

Learning Zone 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street

What is Open Access? Scholarly Communications Librarian Chris Landry will provide context by dispelling misconceptions about this international movement, while acknowledging the real challenges ahead. Learn about the OCAD U Open Research Repository (http://openresearch.ocadu.ca/) and find out how you can contribute to this growing portal that promotes OCAD U creative research to the world. 

Research Wednesdays, a new speaker series presented by the OCAD U Library, is a forum for anyone (undergrad or graduate students, staff, faculty) to present in a supportive environment. Take a break over lunch to learn about new opportunities for Toronto creative researchers!

 

Interested in presenting at Research Wednesdays? Send an email to Daniel Payne (dpayne@ocadu.ca) and include:

  •   brief 250 word description of your talk,
  •   indication of which Wednesdays would be available for you,
  •   list of technological needs,
  •   ideal set up of the presentation seating arrangement,
  •   description of any participatory activities that may be used. (NOTE: any focus groups or survey-type activities may need Research Ethics Board approval, so be prepared to include this in your proposal.)

DateWednesday, October 25, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Phone

416-977-6000 ext.217

Cost

Free

Email

dpayne@ocadu.ca

Website

http://ocad.libguides.com/ResearchWednesdays

Location

Learning Zone 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street

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Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

What is Open Access? Scholarly Communications Librarian Chris Landry will provide context by dispelling misconceptions about this international movement, while acknowledging the real challenges ahead. Learn about the OCAD U Open Research Repository (http://openresearch.ocadu.ca/) and find out how you can contribute to this growing portal that promotes OCAD U creative research to the world. 

Research Wednesdays, a new speaker series presented by the OCAD U Library, is a forum for anyone (undergrad or graduate students, staff, faculty) to present in a supportive environment. Take a break over lunch to learn about new opportunities for Toronto creative researchers!

 

Interested in presenting at Research Wednesdays? Send an email to Daniel Payne (dpayne@ocadu.ca) and include:

  •   brief 250 word description of your talk,
  •   indication of which Wednesdays would be available for you,
  •   list of technological needs,
  •   ideal set up of the presentation seating arrangement,
  •   description of any participatory activities that may be used. (NOTE: any focus groups or survey-type activities may need Research Ethics Board approval, so be prepared to include this in your proposal.)
Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone 113 McCaul Street, Level 1 Also accessible from 122 St. Patrick Street
Website: 
http://ocad.libguides.com/ResearchWednesdays
Email: 
dpayne@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 ext.217
Cost: 
Free
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