February 26: Fair Use Week 2016
Taking place on February 22-26, Fair Use Week is an annual celebration of the doctrine of fair use and fair dealing. Fair use and fair dealing allow the use of copyrighted materials without permission from the copyright holder under certain circumstances.
January 09: SPARC/ACRL Forum: Complying with Emerging Funder Public Access Policies
Over the past few years, there has been a proliferation of high-profile funders announcing policies requiring greater access to research articles and data. This forum will explore ways in which the library community can be instrumental in supporting the compliance efforts for these policies.
October 19: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation / SPARC Open Access Stakeholders Forum
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) were pleased to convene an invitation-only forum of open access stakeholders on October...
October 19: Open Access Week 2015
Open Access Week, a global event now entering its eighth year, is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share...
June 27: SPARC/ACRL Forum: Advancing ‘Open’ through Library Partnerships with Students and Early Career Researchers
Over the past few years, collaborations have been increasing between academic libraries and students and early-career researchers (ECRs) -- specifically around the issues of Open Access, Open...
April 15: Joint COAR-SPARC Conference 2015
Connecting research results, bridging communities, opening scholarship April 15-16, 2015 | Porto, Portugal In a rapidly evolving world, academic and research institutions must think about...
March 09: Open Education Week 2015
Open Education Week March 9-13, 2015 www.openeducationweek.org #openeducationwk Open Education Week is a celebration of the global Open Education movement. Its purpose is to raise awareness about...
January 31: The Integration of Open Education Resources into your Library
SPARC and ACRL Annual Forum Chicago, IL -- ALA Midwinter Conference Saturday, January 31, 2015 3:00-4:30pm Location: McCormick Place West -- Room W183a The Integration of Open...