As granting agencies begin to require open access and institutions become more focused on knowledge mobilization and impact, researchers need to develop strategies to make their work openly accessible. This module will explore ways to make your work openly available and investigate the benefits and impact of open access on your academic engagement.
- An understanding of the basic rationale for open access
- A breakdown of the benefits and challenges that open access presents
- A description of the various types of open access
- How you can make your work open access under both a gold and green approach
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