Open Access events by health librarians

1. Open access – Open for action

Date:  Wednesday, 26th October, 2016, 10.00am – 1.30pm

Venue:  HRB, Grattan House, 67-72 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2

This half-day seminar is part of International Open Access Week, a global event, bringing greater awareness of open access publishing and sharing best practice in discovery of open access research.  

Co-hosted by Dr. Steevens’ Library and the Health Research Board 

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2. Open Access: Tackling health inequalities

Date: Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Venue: Pearse Street Library, Dublin 2

Open Access Week will take place from 24 -30 October 2016. As part of this global event the Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) and Open Knowledge Ireland (OKI) are hosting their Open Access: Tackling health inequalities seminar in Pearse Street Library.  

Open Access (OA) is the immediate, freely available, online access to research outputs. These outputs include peer-reviewed journal articles, conference papers and datasets of various types. The restrictions to use, commonly imposed by publisher copyright, patents or other mechanisms of control do not apply. 

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