Upcoming Events

Check back here for upcoming events.

Past Events:

York University celebrates International Open Access Week. Click here to see all our events!

York University Libraries Presents: The Great Debate

Should the blog replace the book?

When: Monday October 22nd, 2012, at 1pm.

Where: Scott Library, 2nd Floor Atrium

Twitter: #blogvsbook

Open Access Week – October 24-28, 2011


PUBLISH! Graduate Students speak about their involvement in publishing.

Wednesday October 26th, 2011

Senate Chamber, 10:30am – 12pm

Scholarly Communications Refresher Sessions for Liaison Librarians

Room 108C, Scott Library

August 24, 2011 @ 10:30 am

August 25, 2011 @ 2:00 pm

Scholarly Communications Retreat for Liaison Librarians

Date: Monday December 6th

Time: 9:15-12:30 p.m.

Location: Scott Library, Room 503

Open Access Week at York University

October 18th – 24th, 2010

Click here to view a detailed listing of planned events.

Watch for treats being distributed throught Scott Library.

Open Access Week

October 19th – 23rd, 2009

York University Events:

Open Access Initiatives for Math researchers

Tuesday October 20, 2009

Faculty and Librarian Deposit Day

Wednesday October 21, 2009

Publishers and Policies Workshop

Wednesday October 21, 2009

Faculty of Graduate Studies: Research Support Series

“Publish & Flourish” Journal Information Session

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

2pm – 4pm, Accolade East 013

Scholarly Publishing Speaker Series: Copyright in the Academy


Graduate Student Journal Publication Symposium

April 8th, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Screening Room, Sound and Moving Image Library, Scott Library *registration required*
Open Access Day

October 14th, 2008.

Sticky Wicket sculpture

Keele Campus, 4:15 pm

York University librarians and archivists distributed information about open access and treats to students.

Scholarly Publication Speaker Series: Open Access: what it means for research, teaching, and one’s career.

Apr 16, 2008, 12:00 — 1:30 pm,

Accolade Building East – Lecture Hall 001, York University

Evolutions in Scholarly Publishing

Andrea Kosavic & Stacy Allison-Cassin

Fri. March 7th, 10:30-12:00pm

Alternative publishing methods are vastly increasing possibilities and opportunities for the dissemination of scholarship. Adoption of these methods is being driven by the open source, open access and author rights movements and is reshaping the landscape of scholarly communications.

This session will introduce evolutions in scholarly publishing and provide an opportunity to discuss related implications.