Open Access 2010: Botswana

Open Access and the Evolving Scholarly Communication Environment workshop, September 1 - 2, 2010, University of Botswana.

Organised by EIFL, the University of Botswana, Botswana Libraries Consortium and Public Knowledge Project and funded by Carnegie Foundation and EIFL

Programme and presentations

1. Programme [PDF]

2. Opening Speech by Professor Frank Youngman, Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs [PDF]

3. Open access and the evolving scholarly communication environment: Open access for researchers increased visibility, usage and impact for their work. Open access for policy makers and research managers new tools to manage a university’s image and impact. By Iryna Kuchma, Open Access programme manager, EIFL [PDF]

4. Why is Scholarly Publishing Programme of ASSAf interested in using SciELO (Scientific Electronic Library Online) model? SciELO South Africa. By Susan Veldsman, Director: Scholarly Publishing Unit, Academy of Sciences of South Africa (ASSAf) [PDF]

5. Open access publishing: Management, marketing and promotion of open access journals. By Samuel Esseh, Public Knowledge project and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology [PDF]

6. Case study: University of Botswana Research, Innovation and Scholarship Archive (UBRISA) - See updated slides from November 2010 (National Perspective of Open 22nd - 23rd November 2010, Pretoria, South Africa) by Mogodisheng B.M. Sekhwela, Research Quality Management, Office of Research & Development, University of Botswana [PDF]

7. HOW TO - Successful open access repository: policies and value added services. By Iryna Kuchma, Open Access programme manager, EIFL [PDF]

8. The University of Pretoria (UP) Open Scholarship Programme and the first African University Open Access mandate. By Elsabé Olivier, Manager of the UP Open Scholarship, University of Pretoria [PDF] 

9. Copyright management. Licensing Open Access content to avoid confusion around use and reuse of the content. By Iryna Kuchma, Open Access programme manager, EIFL [PDF]

10. University of Pretoria Electronic Theses and Dissertations (UPeTD) Programme. By Elsabé Olivier, Manager of the UP Open Scholarship, University of Pretoria [PDF]

11. Management, population and marketing of open access repositories. Paiki Musuazi, Witwatersrand University [PDF]

12. HOW TO - Encouraging students and researchers to deposit research articles, conference papers and theses and dissertations in the open access repository. By Iryna Kuchma, Open Access programme manager, EIFL [PDF]