Open Access: Facts, Myths, and Effects on Your Research Funding

The rise of open access is changing how research is communicated. In this webinar, we’ll celebrate Open Access Week 2016 by taking a closer look at how open access affects how researchers write and publish their results. Specifically, we will:

  • Define open access and Creative Commons licensing and dive into the numbers  about open access (journals, articles, fees)
  • Discuss the pros and cons of open access and dispel some myths
  • Describe how funder and government mandates will affect the open access movement and individual researchers