[Oa-italia] Fwd: [BOAI] 3 libri pubblicati sull'OA
paola.gargiulo a caspur.it
Ven 4 Lug 2008 16:18:16 CEST
Mi scuso con chi riceve il messaggio piu' volte.
Vi inoltro il messaggio inviato al Forum BOAI e che e' stato inoltrato a
diverse liste a proposito dei libri sull'OA che sono usciti di recente
quasi in contemporanea. Oltre a quello dell'UNESCO- CommissioneUNESCO
della Germania, il secondo e' pubblicato dall'ICTP di Trieste insieme
con il CERN ed il terzo da Kylie Pappalardo della Queensland
Technoological University in Australia e molto attiva sull'OA. Sono
> *From: *"Iryna Kuchma"
> *Date: *July 4, 2008 2:29:54 AM EDT (CA)
> *To: BOAI Forum*
> Barbara Malina (ed.), Open Access Opportunities and Challenges: A
> the German UNESCO Commission, July 2008. A 144 pp. collection of
> articles on OA by 38 authors. (Thanks to Napoleon Miradon.)
> This is an English translation of Open Access: Chancen und
> Herausforderungen - ein Handbuch, which the German UNESCO Commission
> published on June 6, 2007.
> Also see Canessa and Zennaro's Science Dissemination using Open Access.
> The book knits together pieces from many sources into a single
> narrative. It's available as a downloadable PDF (4.74 MB, 196 pp.) or
> an online edition in an ebook viewer with turning pages.
> The book is a compendium of selected literature on Open Access, both
> on the technical and organizational levels, and was written in an
> effort to guide the scientific community on the requirements of Open
> Access, and the plethora of low-cost solutions available. The book
> also aims to encourage decision makers in academia and research
> centers to adopt institutional and regional Open Access Journals and
> Archives to make their own scientific results public and fully
> searchable on the Internet. Discussions on open publishing via
> Academic Webcasting are also included.
> The book is an effort by ICTP-SDU (Italy) in collaboration with CERN
> (Switzerland) enabled by the support of INASP (UK).
> That makes two books on OA in one day.
> If you count Kylie Pappalardo's Understanding Open Access in the
> Academic Environment: A Guide for Authors
> Open Access to Knowledge (OAK) Law Project, June 2008, a very
> comprehensive 150 pp. guide for authors, then that's three books on OA
> in three days.
> (from Peter Suber's Open Access News:
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