Join the University Libraries for a special presentation, "How Opening Research Changes the University (in a Good Way)", with special guest speaker John Willinsky, Ph.D., on Monday, Oct. 8 at 2 p.m. in the Goldfield Room at Lied Library. The lecture, part of UNLV Research Week, covers the exciting and challenging aspects about the future of research in an open access era.
Willinsky is Khosla Family Professor of Education and Director of the Program in Science, Technology, and Society at Stanford University, as well as Professor of Publishing Studies at Simon Fraser University. He directs the Public Knowledge Project, which conducts research and develops open source scholarly publishing software in support of greater access to knowledge, and has published numerous books on the topics of open access, scholarship and research, and intellectual property rights. For more information on Willinsky's work, visit https://guides.library.unlv.edu/researchweek2018.
This event is free and open to the UNLV community. RSVPs are requested at http://bit.ly/Willinsky.
If you have special accommodation needs, please contact Lonnie Marshall in University Libraries Administration at firstname.lastname@example.org or 702-895-4517.