“International Open Access Week, a global event now entering its fourteenth year, is an opportunity for open access advocates to engage the research communities to inform them about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they have learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scholarship and research.
Programme: 26 October 2021
Words of welcome – Ms. Neli Kaunda, Director: Shared Services, NWU
Opening address – Prof. Jeffrey Mphahlele, Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Research and Innovation, NWU
The LIS Open Access Initiatives and technologies
Dr. Mathew Moyo, Chief Director: Library and Information Service, NWU
The role of universities in opening up access through Open Educational Resources
Prof. Jako Olivier, UNESCO Research Chair on Multimodal Learning and Open Educational Resources, NWU…”