Reading for week 7, Economics/Politics/Impact of Academic Publishing
http://www.righttoresearch.org/index.shtml – basic info, advocacy, and convenient action links; geared to students (and profs)
Writings by Peter Suber (Harvard Open Access Project, SPARC):
http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/hoap/Main_Page – HOAP includes specific recommendations for university policies, http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/hoap/Good_practices_for_university_open-access_policies
Budapest OA initiative: lots of details (dense reading), lots of history http://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/openaccess/boai-10-recommendations
Visit http://octavia.zoology.washington.edu/publications/publications.html to view other papers by Bergstrom et al. on this topic.
Video from Jorge Cham and Jonathan Eisen on Open Access: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5rVH1KGBCY
Reading for week 2, Collaboration:
TeamScience_FieldGuide (NIH workshop notes on collaboration; very long, but worth skimming)
There is also a pdf copy of a piece by Jane Maienschein, “Why collaborate?” in “Assignments” section to protect copyright.
Relevant modules from UNH RCR training site: You’ve probably already done these, but consider where they intersect with issues related to collaboration….
Week 1 Links
Blogging 101: http://help.edublogs.org/user-guide/
Overview, from WordPress (definitions and explanations of blogs, RSS, wikis, etc. – not technical details of how to do them)
A collaborative research template from NIH: CollaborativeAgreementTemplate
is found here: Assignments