Open Access Symposium - May 18th (8:30AM - 5:30PM)

May 18, 2010: Open Access Symposium

8:30 AM - 5:30 PM at UNT Gateway Center, Denton, TX

This symposium will be a milestone in UNT's new initiative to broaden access to the scholarly and creative products of UNT teachers, researchers, and artists. Learn more about the open access vision, how open access to scholarly literature benefits both authors and readers, and proposed federal mandates requiring funding agencies to implement open access policies for research products. National and international experts will address multiple perspectives on open access.

Keynote Speaker

  • Stevan Harnad, American Scientist Open Access Forum, Universite du Quebec a Montreal
  • Dwayne Buttler, University of Louisville
  • Heather Joseph, Scholarly Publishing&Academic Resources Coalition
  • Clifford Lynch, Coalition for Networked Information
  • David Schulenberger, Association of Public Land Grant Universities
  • R.Michael Tanner, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • For more information: openaccess.unt.edu