University Presses in OA - Progress Report

Traditionally university presses have been at the forefront of Open Access (OA) for books.
University Presses in OA - Progress Report


October 16, 4:00-5:30 pm, Berlin time

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Rike Balzuweit (Heidelberg University Library, Deputy Director), Panelist
Dr. Sven Fund (Knowledge Unlatched, Managing Director), Moderator
Lara Mainville (University of Ottawa Press, Director), Panelist
Dean Smith (Duke University Press, Director), Panelist
Dr. Lara Speicher (UCL Press, Head of Publishing), Panelist
Wilhelm Widmark (Stockholm University, Library and Press Director)


The Open Access (OA) sector has undergone significant developments during the past decade or so, and it continues to develop differently in different parts of the world. The panel brings together leaders in the OA sector from university presses around the world, and it will give a comprehensive overview of its trends and topics.

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