Open Access to UK Research Outputs

oa_logoVideos and slides from the presentations at the recent Research Libraries UK Conference 2012 covering Open Access are available here

The speakers are:

Professor Dame Janet Finch. “Accessibility, Sustainability, Excellence. How to expand access to research findings“.

Mark Thorley, Research Councils UK. “Going for Gold? The RCUK policy on access to research outputs“.

Professor Stephen Curry, Imperial College. “Open Access: Where are we going?

Following the conference Professor Curry wrote a very interesting post “We need to talk about Open Access”  which gives an overview of the three presentations and thoughts for the future. Highly recommended reading.