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Registration Open for Fall Conference!

Registration Open for Fall Conference!

Registration is now open for UNYSLA’s Fall Conference:

Be Your Own Change Agent: Going beyond survival when transitions occur

 

Date: Friday, 16 October
Location: Hank Sauer Room, NBT Bank Stadium, Syracuse, NY

Keynote by Jason Smorol, General Manager, Syracuse Chiefs

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Students: Attend our Fall Conference for Free!

Students: Attend our Fall Conference for Free!

Become a UNYSLA Student Shadow and attend Be Your Own Change Agent for free!

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Library Publishing and OERs: The Open SUNY Textbooks program – Kate Pitcher

Conference Recap: Unlocking Open Access: Making it work for publishers, authors, and institutions

Library Publishing and OERs: The Open SUNY Textbooks program
Kate Pitcher, SUNY Geneseo

Summary: Between 2002 and 2012, the cost of textbooks rose 82%, as reported by the 2013 U.S. GAO report College Textbooks. In addition, in 2012 the Florida Student Textbook Survey found that, because of textbook costs:

  • 64% of students didn’t purchase a required textbook

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An Open Access Primer – Jim Del Rosso

Conference Recap: Unlocking Open Access: Making it work for publishers, authors, and institutions

An Open Access Primer
Jim Del Rosso, Cornell University

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Entangled terrain: institutional support for open access – Jaron Porciello

Conference Recap: Unlocking Open Access: Making it work for publishers, authors, and institutions

Entangled terrain: institutional support for open access
Jaron Porciello, Cornell University

Summary: Many colleges and universities offer institutional support for faculty and graduate students who wish to publish in open access journals. Despite such institutional support, many junior faculty who wish to support open access are warned by senior faculty that publishing in open access journals may be too risky. What is the role of the Library in such a complex conversation, and what are some existing and emerging services for awareness and engagement?

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Open Access: Breaking Out All Over – Ben Wagner

Conference Recap: Unlocking Open Access: Making it work for publishers, authors, and institutions

Open Access: Breaking Out All Over
Ben Wagner, SUNY Buffalo

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The Publisher’s View of Open Access: Open Access at Wiley

The Publisher’s View of Open Access: Open Access at Wiley

Increasingly, long established publishers are becoming involved with publishing open access content. Rachel Burley, will share how Wiley and other publishers have been navigating this space, how they have made open access a success story alongside traditional publishing business models, and where they see the future heading.

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Entangled terrain: institutional support for open access

Entangled terrain: institutional support for open access

Many colleges and universities offer institutional support for faculty and graduate students who wish to publish in open access journals. Despite such institutional support, many junior faculty who wish to support open access are warned by senior faculty that publishing in open access journals may be too risky. What is the role of the Library in such a complex conversation, and what are some existing and emerging services for awareness and engagement?

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Save the Date!

Mark your calendars for the Spring 2018 UNYSLA Conference: Lead From Where You Are

 

When: April 13th, 2018

Where: Rochester, NY

 

Check back soon for more details!

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