Open Access week 2017

International Open Access week 2017International Open Access Week is 23-29 October 2017.

Open Access (OA) is an international movement to promote the sharing of scholarly research. The theme this year is “Open in order to….”

  • Open in order to increase the impact of my scholarship
  • Open in order to enable more equitable participation in research
  • Open in order to improve public health

Open Access: Myth vs fact (2:36) originally published on Editage Insights.

OA events on campus

Open data and figshare: Introduction for researchers

Introductory workshops on 25 October (City Campus) and 26 October (Grafton Campus)

Figshare fest

27 October 10am-4pm (City Campus)

Learn more about Open Access

New Zealand Open Access kiwi logoWhat is it? How does it work? How does it help? Can I do it?

Read more about OA in the Libraries and Learning Services guide to Open Access.


Fiona Lamont, Research Support Services