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Coming May 29th…Open Access Presentation by the Publisher of PeerJ

What’s All the Fuss About Open Access? What Do I Need to Know, and How Does it Benefit Me?

Join us for a presentation by Pete Binfield (previously the Publisher of PLoS One, and now the Publisher and Co-Founder of PeerJ) as he provides an overview of the current landscape of  Open Access publications; highlights some of the more innovative models that are being tested in the marketplace; talks about items such as article level metrics and open peer review, and shows how these new developments can benefit you as both a researcher and author.

Click on image to read about Pete Binfield

  • Date:  May 29, 2013
  • Time: 3-4 pm
  • Place: 1065 Kemper Hall

Hosted by UC Davis Library.  Contact:

Amy Studer, Health & Life Science Librarian    |    (530) 752-1678

Slides from the May 29th presentation…PeerJ Presentation by Pete Binfield May 2013


Howard, J. (2013, April 29). Asking authors to buy memberships for open accessChronicle of Higher Education.

VanNoorden, R. (2013, March 27).  Open access:  The true cost of science publishingNature News, 495(7442).

UC Davis Library Blog entry about PeerJ:  March 1, 2013

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