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- Gates Foundation open-access policy goes into effect, joining othersBill & Melinda Gates Foundation becomes the most recent grant-making organization to require recipients to make findings publicly available, a further shift toward transparency in research funding. Source: Gates Foundation open-access policy goes into effect, joining othersPosted on January 17, 2017
- Open Education: International Perspectives in Higher EducationBlessinger, P., & Bliss, T. J. (Eds.). (2016). Open Education: International Perspectives in Higher Education. Open Book Publishers. “The importance of openness in education is only now beginning to be appreciated, and I hope this volume can increase the pace of its spread. This volume contains stories of people and institutions around the world acting […]Posted on January 5, 2017
- Open Textbook Publishing | AAUPWho is best suited to control textbooks: the faculty or the publishers? There are ways to make sure it is the faculty. Source: Open Textbook Publishing | AAUP Joe Moxley writes: Rather than working as employees on by-the-piece rates for global companies like Pearson, faculty members can assume the role of publishers. . . . […]Posted on November 9, 2016
- Featured Post : What is Open? Affordability, OER, and Open Pedagogy – Teaching and Learning Innovations at CIAligning with openCI efforts, we recently attended the openEd conference in Richmond, Virginia to gain a deeper understanding about the advances and innovative practices being made ar… Source: What is Open? Affordability, OER, and Open Pedagogy – Teaching and Learning Innovations at CIPosted on November 8, 2016