Boycott! Academic Literacy Series

Posted on: Monday, April 9, 2012 - 11:52am

Watch for additional events in this series this Spring

  •  April 17: BLACKOUT! What impact would bills and treaties
    such as SOPA, PIPA, and ACTA have on scholarly communication?

  • April 24 : PIRATES!  The differences between disciplines and views on issues of copyright and plagiarism. What are the ethics of reusing other’s work?

  • May 1 online:TMI: how to use and evaluate information we need? Evaluating sources and what does it mean to find information in a time of information abundance.

  • May 8  MINE! Who owns your work? What are the copyrights faculty and students have to their own work and how they reuse other’s work?
  • May 15 online: FREE! I already paid for that!  What is open access and how does it work?