Upcoming workshop: Finding free and open scholarly resources

Learn how to find free and open access research. Community Scholars’ Librarians will guide you to a variety of sources that can help you stay up-to-date in your field and make evidence-based decisions, cite credible sources in upcoming grants, and continue to develop your program innovations.

This workshop is suitable for both registered Community Scholars and those who are not part of the Community Scholars Program. The Community Scholars Program provides free access to over 20,000 research articles at no cost for staff at BC non-profits.

This workshop takes place Thursday, May 6, 12:00-1:30pm

Session overview:
12:00-12:50 -The session begins with an exploration of the research publishing landscape and ways that researchers without an academic affiliation can freely access academic publications. We will focus on public and open access resources and tools.

1:00-1:30 – After a short break, learn more about the Community Scholars Program as a unique solution to research access, including how you can get involved.

You are welcome to stay for the first part or the whole session.

To find out more or to register, please click here. A Zoom link will be provided the day before the workshop.

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