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"Rutgers shares its scholarship with the world": Panel discussion, showcase, & reception Tues. Oct. 23rd

Open International Access Week poster

The Rutgers University Libraries Committee on Scholarly Communication invites members of the Rutgers community to a panel presentation on the topic: "Rutgers Shares its Scholarship with the World: Celebrating Open Access Week 2012." The program will be accompanied by a showcase of Rutgers University Libraries open access initiatives and followed by a reception.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
2:00-4:00 p.m.
Remigio U. Pane Room, 1st floor
Alexander Library
College Avenue Campus

Panel of speakers

  • Daniel Fishman, Ph.D., Professor of Clinical Psychology and Executive Editor, Pragmatic Case Studies in Psychotherapy, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, Rutgers University "Creating an Open Access, "Journal/Database" of Systematic, Peer-Reviewed Case Studies in Psychotherapy"
  • Jim Gilden, Editor, Sage Open Sales, "Sage Open- a commercial publisher's foray into Open Access for humanities and social science"
  • Helen M. Berman, Ph.D., Director of the Protein Data Bank, Board of Governors Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Rutgers University "Open Access to Scientific Data: The Protein Data Bank"
  • Nancy Kranich, Lecturer, Rutgers University School of Communication and Information; Special Projects Librarian, Rutgers University Libraries; Past President of the American Library Association. "Open Access: Toward a 21st Century Knowledge Commons"

The showcase will feature RUcore - the Rutgers repository, the RUResearch data portal, and more.

This event is being held cosponsored by the Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs as part of its biennial program: Technologies Without Borders/Technologies Across Borders: Citizenship & Social Responsibility

For further information on this event, please contact Laura Mullen at

Posted October 4, 2012