Submissions:2014/Open Access Panel

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Title of the submission
Lightning Talks
Themes (Proposal Themes - Community, Tech, Outreach, GLAM, Education)
Community, Tech
Type of submission (Presentation Types - Panel, Workshop, Presentation, etc)
Lightning Talks
Author of the submission
Jen Baek
E-mail address
US state or country of origin
Affiliation, if any (organization, company etc.)
Wikimedia NYC
Abstract (at least 300 words to describe your proposal)


Jadine Lannon:

Whose to Use? And Use As They Choose? Creative Commons Licenses in Wikipedia and Scholarly Publishing. - What are the current intersections between OA and Wikimedia, and why they are relevant to one another; what Wikimedians have been doing to increase the use of OA materials; why, despite the ideological and practical linkages between the OA and Wikimedia movements, it has been difficult to deepen the intersections between the two; and what strategies and initiatives Wikimedians and OA activists could pursue to build stronger and more profound linkages between Wikimedia and OA in the future.

Nick Shockey Director of Programs and Engagement, SPARC Director, Right to Research Coalition

OA advocacy and efforts made on the legislative front.

Jill Cirasella Associate Professor, Associate Librarian for Public Services and Scholarly Communication, The Graduate Center, CUNY.

What Scholarly Publishing Can Learn about Openness from Wikipedia Focus on licensing, the CC-BY license and Creative Commons licensing.

David Carroll (via Skype)

Tech solutions to research paywalls: OA Button

The OA session will be followed by a talk titled, Signaling Open Access References:

Length of presentation/talk (see Presentation Types for lengths of different presentation types)
75 Minutes
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