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Thu 24 Oct 2019
12:00 - 13:00

Venue: Cambridge University Library, IT Training Room

Provided by: Office of Scholarly Communication


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Planning for Plan S: a perspective from across the pond

Thu 24 Oct 2019


The principles of Plan S are set to change what funders require from researchers, placing a much greater emphasis on immediate Open Access and other open practices. While we've been busy preparing here in the UK, our colleagues in the US have not been idle.

Micah Vandegrift is the Open Knowledge Librarian at NC State University Libraries, where he works on community-building and advocating for Open Research. He will be sharing his perspective on the likely impact of Plan S on libraries, publishers, researchers and repositories.

Format: 20-30 minutes talk, followed by an opportunity to discuss these issues with others in the room.

Refreshments will be available from 11:30. Join us for an informal chat before the talk.

Resources: if you would like to refresh your knowledge of Plan S before the seminar, check out our Plan S Factsheet ( and webinar (

Target audience
  • Librarians
  • Researchers and support staff with an interest in Plan S

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Thu 24 Oct 2019   12:00 - 13:00 12:00 - 13:00 Cambridge University Library, IT Training Room map Micah Vandegrift
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