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An Open Digital Global South: Risks and Rewards UC Davis Law School, Room 1001 May 25-26, 2017 Click here to watch the conference recordings. DAY 1: FRAMING SCIENTIFIC OPENNESS & PUBLISHING 9:30-10:00 || Welcoming Remarks by Dean Elizabeth Spiller & MacKenzie Smith — video ...
June 14, 2017
An Open Digital Global South: Risks and Rewards UC Davis Law School, Room 1001 May 25-26, 2017 Please note that this event has concluded. Conference video is available in our “Past Events” section.  Join the conversation on Twitter at #OpenGlobalSouth, and join us live online during ...
April 5, 2017 • Mike Bavister
This short piece by Brad Weiss provides a reflection on Cultural Anthropology’s transition to open access publishing and a thoughtful discussion of the questions which drove this decision and the subsequent questions which exiting from Wiley-Blackwell has raised. After the American Anthropological Association began publishing its journals through Wiley-Blackwell in 2004, ...
September 23, 2016
Interesting article at NPR’s Goats and Soda by Nurith Aizenman.  It discusses the concept of parachute researchers “Scientists from wealthy nations who swoop in when a puzzling disease breaks out in a developing country” Researchers drop in. They take specimens. And they head home and don’t share. That’s no way ...
April 2, 2016