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    • Open Access Archives and Repositories 

      Schafer, Steve; Tin, Tony; Elliott, Colin (2009-10-23)
      Governments and research funding organizations are increasingly reluctant to fund research that is not widely distributed and affordable, creating the need for repositories through which scholars can legally distribute ...
    • Open Access Publication 

      Pannekoek, Frits (2009-10-22)
      Publication models for scholarly monographs, featuring the pioneering work of Athabasca University Press, Canada’s first open access press. Dr. Frits Pannekoek, president of Athabasca University, will discuss the vision ...
    • Open Access Research Opportunities and Strategies 

      McAndrew, Patrick (2009-10-20)
      Much remains to be discovered in relation to the technology, economy, politics and psychology of effectively producing and using open access content. Patrick McAndrew and Candice Thiele are co-directing OLnet, an international ...
    • The Open Access Scholar 

      Anderson, Terry (2009-10-20)
      The review, publication and interaction associated with open access dissemination of research is the focus of this presentation, featuring Dr. Terry Anderson, editor of the open access journal The International Review of ...
    • Open Educational Resources 

      McGreal, Rory; Anderson, Terry (2009-11-02)
      The production, licensing, use and re-use of learning objects accessible through open access distribution will be the focus of this presentation. Noted author and scholar Dr. Rory McGreal will share his knowledge of the ...
    • Planes, Trains and Tour Buses: Libraries in Unexpected Places 

      MacIsaac, Peggy Lynn (2009-06-22)
      Destination travel readers are those who seek reading material while at or en route to their destination. There is a growing trend of hotel and tour operators offering books on loan to their guests. This has meant that ...
    • Profile of the Distance Education Library User 

      Appavoo, Patricia J.; Hansen, Lorin (4th Off-Campus Library Services Conference, 1988-10-20)
    • Student Satisfaction with Library Services: Results of Evaluation Using Focus Groups 

      Schafer, Steve (Eighth Off-Campus Library Services Conference, 1998-04-22)
      This paper presents the findings of focus group survey of Athabasca University students. Using teleconference, three sessions with students across Canada were conducted. Students report a high level of statisfaction with ...


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