Hardin Open Workshops: Open Access: Policies, Publishers, and Predators ZOOM

Hardin Open Workshops: Open Access: Policies, Publishers, and Predators ZOOM promotional image

Open Access to scientific literature is one of the most hotly debated topics in scholarly publishing. This workshop will provide an overview of what scientists need to know when making their research open access. We will cover the basics of what we mean by open access, how open access relates to the NIH Public Access policy, open access journals in the biomedical sciences, predatory publishing scams, and best practices for evaluating your open access options.

PLEASE NOTE

Class will be taught via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Registrants will be emailed the Zoom link 30 minutes before the class time.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Hardin Library Reference Desk in advance at (319)335-9151 or lib-hardin@uiowa.edu