Researcher Development

Open Access Week event

'Innovations in Publication'

Course code: RP00335

Topic: Engagement, influence and impact

Mode of delivery: Seminar/presentation

Course description

Open Access will be celebrated internationally from the 21st – 23rd October 2013.  Here at Bath we are drawing together a group of speakers around the theme of Innovations in Publishing for an afternoon event on Wednesday 23rd October. 

Each speaker will give a bite-sized presentation on a particular topic relevant to open access and the changes happening around scholarly communication and publications.  





Kate Robinson, University Librarian, Univ Bath


measuring attention to research

Jean Liu, Data Curator and Blogger,


Open Access
for Early Career Researchers

Ross Mounce, Univ Bath, Panton Fellow


Open peer review

Dr Varsha Khodiyar, Data Analyst and Biocurator, F1000


Citizen Science

Dr Liz Lyon, Director, UKOLN Informatics


Open Access Culture Change

Prof James Davenport, Dept Computer Science, Univ Bath


Writing for PLoS

Prof Laurence Hurst, Dept Biology & Biochemistry, Univ Bath


Palgrave’s new publication format

Ros Pyne, Senior Digital Development Editor, Palgrave Macmillan


Finish and thanks

Kara Jones, Head of Library Research Services, Univ Bath


Intended learning outcomes

This event aims to provide:

- An understanding of key issues in publication and dissemination of research publication.

- Knowledge of processes and options for publishing research in a changing scholarly communications environment.

Target audience:

This afternoon is open to University of Bath researchers, staff and research students.  Tea, coffee and cake will be available. 

This event has taken place for 2013/4.

If you are interested in attending this course, but the dates shown are not convenient for you to attend, OR the session has now taken place, please notify us (using your BUCS username) that you wish to be added to a list for new dates.

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