Open Access- Open Action - Seminar
Date for your diary – 26th October 2016
Open Access – Open for Action
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
Date: Wednesday, 26th October, 2016, 10.00am – 1.30pm
Venue: HRB, Grattan House, 67-72 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2
This seminar aims to:
- Share best practice in open access publication in Ireland
- Convey the importance of open access publication from the perspective of a range of stakeholders, such as editors, researchers, librarians and the public
Who should attend?
Health and social care professionals interested in research dissemination and impact. Librarians and repository managers, researchers, Irish publishers, and anyone else interested in open access.
10.00- 10.05 Welcome and Opening Remarks
10.05 - 10.25 Open Access Publishing; an editor’s perspective
Dr. Kevin Lalor, Head of School of Languages, Law and Social Sciences, Dublin Institute of Technology
10.25 – 10.45 LENUS & Departments of Public Health - Working collaboratively towards an Open Access Repository
Dr. Judy Cronin, Health Informatics Manager, Dept. of Public Health, Health & Wellbeing Division HSE
10.45-11.05 Improving Open Access Policy Implementation
Dr. Patricia Clarke, Programme Manager for Policy and EU, Health Research Board
11.05 -11.25 Tea & Coffee Served
11.25 – 11.45 HEAR – Health Evidence Awareness Report – An Open Access Initiative
Marie Carrigan, Acting Library Manager, St. Luke’s Radiation Oncology Network
11.45 – 12.05 “Taking the plunge with Plum Analytics”
Aoife Lawton, Systems Librarian, Dr. Steevens Library, Health Service Executive
12.05 – 12.15 Open Access and Open Data in Ireland – an update
Louise Farragher, Information Specialist, Evidence Centre, Health Research Board
12.15 – 01.00 Q & A Discussion
This is a free event places are limited.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
accessible via public transport
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?