Event Agenda: Cost Management

We are now putting the finishing touches to the 5th and final OAGP End of project event and on Friday 15th July we will be at the University of Bath for our Cost Management focused event. This event is being hosted bu the GW4 Pathfinder project in collaboration with Jisc.  The GW4 project was led by the … Read more

Event Agenda: Metadata & Systems

On Monday 4th July we will be in Edinburgh for the 4th of our summer events and the theme will be Metadata & Systems. The event is being jointly hosted by the LOCH and E2E Pathfinder projects in collaboration with Jisc.: LOCH – the LOCH Pathfinder Project has been led by the University of Edinburgh … Read more

Advocacy Event

Many busy months in preparation and reflective of 2 years project, the first of the end of Pathfinder project events was a huge success.  Some 30 of us came together on Thursday 9th June to discuss some of the best outputs from the pathfinder projects related to Advocacy in. As we move towards the end … Read more

Hold the Date: Summer Series of Open Access Good Practice Events

Please find below details of five events being held this summer to celebrate the completion of the nine Pathfinder Projects as part of the Jisc-funded Open Access Good Practice (OAGP) initiative. The two-year projects have investigated, developed, and encouraged best practice for implementing open access (OA) within institutions under five themes: advocacy baselining and policy workflows and … Read more

GW4 – APC Vouchers and Discount Codes: Recommendations for Institutions and Publishers

The Jisc OA Pathfinder project on ‘Administrative Efficiencies for OA Implementation’ from the GW4 institutions (Bath, Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter Universities) have published APC Vouchers and Discount Codes: Recommendations for Institutions and Publishers on their project blog. The recommendations were derived from responses to a survey of UK HEIs on the benefits and issues of … Read more