About this Event
Curious about the process of publishing open access books? If the answer is "Yes," you're going to want to attend this discussion.
Professionals from the humanities and social sciences will discuss their experiences publishing and supporting open access books. Panelists:
- Kimberly D. Hoffman, director of Learning Initiatives at the River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester, and author and editor of Open Pedagogy Approaches: Faculty, Library, and Student Collaborations.
- Peter Potter, publishing director at Virginia Tech University Libraries and spokesperson and advocate for Toward an Open Monograph Ecosystem.
- Roger Moseley, associate professor of music at Cornell University and author of the open access book, Keys to Play: Music as a Ludic Medium from Apollo to Nintendo.
- Katrina Smith Korfmacher, professor of environmental medicine, University of Rochester, and author of the open access book, Bridging Silos: Collaborating for Environmental Health and Justice in Urban Communities.
Host: Mary Ann Mavrinac, vice provost and Andrew H. and Janet Dayton Neilly Dean, University of Rochester Libraries
Moderator: Paul Brookes, professor of anesthesiology and perioperative medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center; member of the Faculty Senate's Research Policy Committee, which has put forward a proposed Open Access Policy for the University of Rochester.