We are celebrating five years of Open Access at uOttawa! The University of Ottawa Press has been publishing books in open access since 2009, and is proud to have over sixty books currently available in OA on the uO Research website.

Join panelists Michael Geist, Tony Horava and Claire Kendall, with a word from Chief Librarian Leslie Weir and Director of the University of Ottawa Press Lara Mainville, to discuss and celebrate Open Access.

Wednesday October 22nd
From 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Faculty of Social Sciences Building, Room 4004

Following our panel we invite members of the community to join in a discussion on the future of Open Access at uOttawa. In addition, to celebrate five years of Open Access, the Press will be announcing five new Open Access titles and the launch of an online quiz, giving you a chance to win one of five great prizes.

Interested in learning more about Open Access and uOttawa initiatives?

Beginning at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 22, we’ll be in the Terminus (UCU 2nd Floor) for our Open Access Open House. Our team will be on hand until 3 p.m. to answer your questions, and to ask you some of our own in our OA quiz. So drop by for your chance to win one of 5 great prizes!

Our fifth anniversary celebration is designed to bring the uOttawa community together to defy conventional methods of academic publishing.