Monthly Archives: May 2015

UCL Pathfinder (Pathways to OA)- New Advocacy toolkit

The UCL/Nottingham/Newcastle Pathfinder project is pleased to release a new Advocacy Toolkit. The toolkit provides good practice recommendations and practical advice for UK HEIs to help them communicate with researchers about funder requirements and institutional policies on open access. It focuses on seven key stages in open access advocacy: Gathering essential information about policies and … Read more

How can open access support research development? A HHuLOA OA Good Practice Pathfinder project event

What: Developing research through open access – a one-day HHuLOA project event When: Thursday 25th June, 10:30-3:30 Where: National Railway Museum, York Who: Librarians, Repository managers/staff, Research managers and policy staff, Research ICT staff – 30 places available The HEFCE REF Open Access policy is seeking to make open access an embedded part of research … Read more