Thursday, March 22, 2012

Open Minds – Open Access - Edmonton

The King’s University College is pleased to invite you to Open Minds – Open Access, a conference focusing on open access materials, digital collections and the emerging world of electronic textbooks. This conference is designed for faculty, copyright officers, and library staff.

· When: Thursday, May 10, 2012
· Where: At The King’s University College, 9125 - 50 Street, Edmonton, Alberta
· Cost: Early Bird Rate: $80 includes three great speakers, breakfast, and hot lunch

Conference web site: http://www.kingsu.ca/library/open_access/sessions.html

Session Topics and Speakers:
The Opportunity Side of Open – presented by Paul Stacey, Director, Curriculum Development, BCcampus
Source Material at the Click of a Mouse – Digital Collections – presented by Steve Schafer, Director of Library Services, Athabasca University
E-Textbooks – Coming Soon to A Bookstore Near You – presented by Paul Wilde, Course Materials Manager at the University of Alberta Bookstores.

Early Bird registration deadline: Wednesday, April 18.
After this date the conference cost is $100.00.

Please forward to everyone at your institution who may find this conference helpful.

Questions? Email us at copyright@kingsu.ca.