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Register by Friday and save up to $10

Register by Friday and save up to $10

Early bird registration for Unlocking Open Access ends Friday September 19th. So register today!

For more information and to register visit: http://uny.sla.org/upcoming-events

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Library Publishing and OERs: The Open SUNY Textbooks program

Library Publishing and OERs: The Open SUNY Textbooks program

Kate Pitcher from SUNY Geneseo will be speaking at UNYSLA’s fall conference “Unlocking Open Access” about library publishing and open textbooks. Read on for a preview or register for the conference to hear more.

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:

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Save the date for Unlocking Open Access: Making it work for publishers, authors, and institutions

Save the date for Unlocking Open Access: Making it work for publishers, authors, and institutions

Save the date for Unlocking Open Access: Making it work for publishers, authors, and institutions

Date: Friday, 17 October

Location: Craftsman Inn, Fayetteville, NY

Please plan on joining the Upstate New York chapter of SLA (UNYSLA) to dig deep into the evolving world of open access. Open access content is only free to the end user. In this program we’ll view open access from the perspective of publishers, authors, and institutions as we learn how they make the business case to promote open access.

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Discovering Grey Literature Sci-Tech Resources

Join the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Special Libraries Association for their Virtual Lunch webinar series with Matthew Von Hendy. He will be presenting “Discovering Grey Literature Sci-Tech Resources” on Thursday, February 13, at 2:00 EST. Registration is free.

Register for “Discovering Grey Literature Sci-Tech Resources”
https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/835642760

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