2021 OAWeek – AfLIA celebrations to promote structural equity for Open Access

Happy #OpenAccessWeek to all library and information workers. Happening tomorrow, October 26, 2020, @ 12noon UTC/GMT, the Library Education and Training Institutions Section of AfLIA will host a webinar to share interesting insights from an open-access study recently conducted.

Attendees will learn more about the status of open access awareness and engagement of LIS scholars, academics, and professionals in Africa, understand their roles in creating greater awareness and engagement in #OA, and share information and knowledge about scientific publishing and Open Access to librarians, students, emerging career and established researchers and other stakeholders including publishers.

Details – https://web.aflia.net/2021-oaweek-aflia-celebrations-to…/Resource person: Ms. Andiswa Mfengu, Lecturer, Department of Knowledge and Information Stewardship, University of Cape Town, South Africa, Vice-Chair of AfLIA Library Education & Training Institutions, Chapter Assembly Representative for the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Africa Chapter.


Author: Mulugeta Woldetsadik, Librarian/Information Professional at Hawassa University, Ethiopia [21st Century LIS Network: Information_Knowledge Retrieval & Dissemination Platform]

Mulugeta Woldetsadik, Librarian/Information Professional @ Hawassa University, , Sidama Region, Ethiopia

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