Open Access

January 10, 2012

Presenters have been announced for “Getting the rights right for the future of scholarly communication,” a timely panel discussion hosted by SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) and the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) and set for the upcoming meeting of the American Library Association (ALA) in Dallas, TX. The forum will be held Saturday, January 21, 2012 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the Dallas Convention Center, room A201/202.

May 09, 2012

The next SPARC-ACRL Forum, "Campus Open Access Funds: The State of Play" will be held at the ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim, CA, on Saturday, June 23rd, from 4:00-5:30pm in the Grand Ballroom South at the Disneyland Hotel. Co-sponsored by SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) and ACRL (Association of College and Research Libraries), the popular semi-annual forum focuses on emerging issues in scholarly communication.

August 12, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                    
Contact: Ranit Schmelzer                   

February 28, 2008

L’Association des bibliothèques de recherche du Canada (ABRC) et Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) ont annoncé aujourd’hui le lancement de Create Change Canada, une version canadienne du site Web bien connu sur la communication savante au service des chercheurs. Le premier site Web à ce sujet a été élaboré par l’Association of Research Libraries (ARL) etSPARC avec l’appui de l’Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL).

May 06, 2011

OpenAIRE is an important development in the Open Access movement in Europe, and provides an important collaborative opportunity for libraries. SPARC Europe is pleased to host Ms Inge van Nieuwerburgh, a regional coordinator for OpenAIRE, on June 7, to explore project features, approaches, risks, challenges, and future directions for the projects, as well as to explore ways libraries can be actively involved in the project.


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