PASTEUR4OA/3rd National Open Access Workshop in Ankara, Turkey

The 3rd National Open Access Workshop will be held in Ankara, Turkey during the Open Access Week (October 21-22, 2014). The workshop organized by Yaşar Tonta (Hacettepe University, Department of Information Management) and Gültekin Gürdal (Izmir Institute of Technology, Library) and will be hosted by the Higher Education Council and about 400 people mainly from research performing organizations will attend. The workshop program is available at http://www.acikerisim.org/dokumanlar/ae2014_program_en.pdf. Open access related projects, best practices and open access policies of research institutions were among the topics discussed during the workshop. Alma Swan and Eloy Rodrigues will give opening speeches and there will be a presentation about PASTEUR4OA by Umut Al. Details can be seen below. For more details please look at the workshop program.

 

A Decade of Subversion Attempt: Are We Near to Achieving Open

Access to Research Findings?

Dr. Alma Swan, SPARC Europe, United   Kingdom

 

How to define and implement effective Open Access policies?

Eloy Rodrigues, Minho University, Portugal

 

European Research Area: OpenAIREPlus and PASTEUR4OA

Ata Türkfidanı, Yaşar University

Doç. Dr. Umut Al, Hacettepe University