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Online Lecture August 4th: On access, impact, and the many unexpected rewards of open scholarship

Wed, August 4th, 2021
4:00 pm
- 5:00 pm

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Please join the Oberlin Group Libraries Open & Equitable Scholarship Working Group on August 4th, 4-5pm EST for an online lecture by Dr. Rajiv Jhangiani: On access, impact, and the many unexpected rewards of open scholarship.

Registration Required: https://colgate.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwqduqrrDspEtRc9lON0I5CJNF56x3F1_gD

In this talk,Dr. Jhangian will share lessons from his own experiences as an open scholar. He will point to how small shifts in individual choices and structural incentives can redraw the scholarly publishing landscape in a way that repositions open scholarship as the default practice.Dr. Jhangianwill also discuss how open scholarship widens equitable access, enhances impact, provides transparency, and enables collaboration.

Dr. Rajiv Jhangiani is the Associate Vice President, Teaching and Learning at Kwantlen Polytechnic University in British Columbia. The architect of Canada’s first zero textbook cost degree programs, Dr. Jhangian’s scholarship focuses on open educational practices, student-centered pedagogies, and ethical approaches to educational technology. A co-author of three open textbooks in Psychology, Dr. Jhangian’s books include Open: The Philosophy and Practices that are Revolutionizing Education and Science  (2017) and Open at the Margins: Critical Perspectives on Open Education (2020).

To learn more about upcoming lectures in the Open & Equitable Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Lecture Series, and to view past lectures, please visit: http://jfinnell.colgate.domains/oberlin/

The Oberlin Group is a group of 80 liberal arts college libraries in the United States. Williams Libraries is a founding member of the group.

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