Open Access 2013
Open Access Week October 21-27, 20113. The 6th year of this global event promotes a new norm in scholarship & research with blogs, forums, videos, meeting annoucements, and more, including archives of past meetings.
SPARC Open Access meeting 2012, final meeting .pdf, speakers' slides, and more.
Legislative news on publicly-funded research is always a hot topic on the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) page. Current spring 2013 focus is California legislation for Taxpayer Access to Publicly Funded Research Act AB609
Stay abreast of OA publishing news with blogs that report events, legislation, commentary, and more, with helpful tools like RSS feeds, social bookmarking applications, and listserv subscriptions..