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Open Access

This guide covers what Open Access is, the philosophy behind Open Access, Creative Commons Licences

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ECU Open Access Week events:

The State of Open Access: Open Access resources available in the Web of Science and Journal Citation Index databases.
Presented by Anthony Dona, Clarivate Analytics. Joondalup Campus: Monday 22 Oct 34:545   9.30am-11.30am

Paywall: The Business of Scholarship
A documentary which focuses on the need for open access to research and science, questions the rationale behind the $25.2 billion a year that flows into for-profit academic publishers

Screening: Joondalup Campus Library:
                    Wednesday 24 Oct 31:113   12pm – 1pm
                    Online: https://paywallthemovie.com/

Publishing open Access Webinar (Elsevier Researcher Academy)

Link to Video In this webinar, experts, both from the publishing and the editorial side, discuss the main elements authors should consider when publishing open access ... how to choose the right OA journal for your article, how open access publishing works, the rights and opportunities for OA authors and a lot more, while addressing the importance of publishing open access.

Edith Cowan University acknowledges and respects the Nyoongar people, who are the traditional custodians of the land upon which its campuses stand and its programs operate.
In particular ECU pays its respects to the Elders, past and present, of the Nyoongar people, and embrace their culture, wisdom and knowledge.