Library events

Open Access Publishing: Researcher Insights

Monday, 25 October 2:00pm–3:00pm

Open Access Research is becoming an increasingly prominent part of the research landscape. We have seen the importance of sharing research in the context of the COVID19 epidemic and the race to develop a vaccine. Prominent grants bodies are requiring researchers to make research open as a condition of grants. What then are the strategic publishing implications of making your research open? How do researchers navigate the increasingly common request for Article Processing Charges (APCs) from some of the prominent journal publishers? This session will feature a discussion with RMIT researchers who are engaging with open research.


Introduction to Open Pedagogy

Tuesday, 26 October 2:00pm–3:00pm

This webinar will cover the definitions of open pedagogy and look at some examples of open pedagogy in practice.


Make your research visible through Open Access (for HDR candidates)

Thursday, 28 October 2:00pm–3:00pm

Making your research available through Open Access can help with discoverability and wider dissemination. This webinar will outline some of the benefits of open access publication for HDR candidates and how you can make it work for you.


External events

Enabling Capability Platforms (ECP) event

Enabling Capability Platforms (ECP) is running a free webinar on Open Access Publication Practices prior to the Open Access Week. This event will focus on how to best facilitate open access and open research practices to different research communities, with a special focus on early career researchers and HDR students.

Open Access Australasia events

Open Access Australasia have organised a series of events focused on It Matters How We Open Knowledge. Whether you are an expert or just finding your way around open access, you should find these events both informative and thought-provoking.

International Open Access Week events is a worldwide community that advocates for open access practices providing support and resources. Open Access Week is a global event now entering its tenth year.

Open Access Week 2021 poster
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Open Science should embrace a diversity of knowledge, practices, workflows, languages, research outputs, and research topics . . .

 - Lese Fandel Open Access Week

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