Open Access Publishing and Scholarly Communication in the Social Sciences and Education
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Date of Speech: November 22, 2004 Format - RealAudio®
The Library Colloquium Committee presents Professor John Willinsky, Pacific Press Professor f Literacy and Technology and Distinguished University Scholar in the Department of Language and Literacy Education at the University of British Columbia, and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. He directs the Public Knowledge Project at UBC, which is researching systems that hold promise for improving the scholarly and public quality of academic research. He is the author of Learning to Divide the World: Education at Empire's End, which won Outstanding Book Awards from the American Educational Research Association and History of Education Society, as well as the more recent titles, Technologies of Knowing and If Only We Knew: Increasing the Public Value of Social Science Research.
About the Presentation: Professor Willinsky will be speaking on the topic "Open Access Publishing and Scholarly Communication in the Social Sciences and Education"