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Presentation
Elevator Pitch: Open Access Talking Points [facilitated networking session]
Association of College and Research Libraries / New England Chapter Spring 2014 Conference, We're All in This Together: Strengthening Librarians through Professional Development (2014)
  • Andrée Rathemacher, University of Rhode Island
Abstract
Speaking notes and discussion questions for a facilitated networking session, "Elevator Pitch: Open Access Talking Points." The speaking notes outline the argument that "an Open Access future is inevitable," and the questions are geared to encouraging discussion among librarians about their roles in relation to Open Access.

The networking session was sponsored by the Special Interest Groups of the ACRL New England Chapter and was held during the ACRL/NEC Spring 2014 Conference, We’re All in This Together: Strengthening Librarians through Professional Development. The session took place on May 9, 2014 at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA.
Keywords
  • open access,
  • scholarly communication,
  • academic research,
  • scholarly journals,
  • academic librarians,
  • professional development
Publication Date
May 9, 2014
Location
Worcester, Massachusetts
Citation Information
Rathemacher, Andrée, facilitator. “Elevator Pitch: Open Access Talking Points [facilitated networking session].” Group 1: Winning Friends and Influencing People: Interpersonal & Leadership Skills. ACRL/NEC Spring 2014 Conference, We’re All in This Together: Strengthening Librarians through Professional Development. Worcester, Massachusetts, May 9, 2014. Available: http://digitalcommons.uri.edu/lib_ts_presentations/8/.