[mla-nynj] SBU Open Access Symposium

Jessica Koos jessica.koos at stonybrook.edu
Fri Sep 29 13:27:49 UTC 2017

Open In Order To . . .

The Stony Brook University Open Access Symposium 2017

WHEN: Friday, October 27 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

WHERE: Stony Brook University Wang Center

Presented by the Stony Brook University Center for Scholarly Communication

Contact: Darren.Chase at stonybrook.edu 631.632.9830

Symposium Overview

Open in order to… features visionary ideas from inspirational speakers. The
symposium presents and explores myriad open access and scholarly
communication topics. The symposium brings open access front and center,
with presentations, discussion and posters on its value and meaning for
academics, students, researchers, and librarians.

Hear from experts in the field including keynote speakers Elliot Harmon,
Activist at the Electronic Frontier Foundation, and Nicole Allen, Director
of Open Education at SPARC.



   Open education

   Net neutrality

   Digital humanities

   Public access to science and biomedical research

   Research data

   Diversifying scholarship through open access

Call for Panelists

Panelists will each deliver a 10 minute presentation on one of the session
topics listed above, and participate in an all panel Q & A discussion.
Interested? Please fill out the panelist proposal form.

Call for Posters

Submit your original posters on an open access topic!  Posters will be
displayed during the symposium, and online throughout open access week.
Submit proposals for posters via https://goo.gl/forms/mcnlfFjMVioZbsCg2

Posters will be accepted on a rolling basis until October 20th. Questions?
Contact Darren Chase, Darren.Chase at stonybrook.edu 631.632.9830.


See symposium website
full details (

Registration is free and open
and includes breakfast, lunch, and other refreshments. Register today:

Jessica Koos, MLS, AHIP
Health Sciences Librarian
State University of New York at Stony Brook
Health Sciences Library
Health Sciences Tower, Level 3, Rm 136
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8034
Phone: (631)444-6251
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