Open Access Week webinars

Athabasca University is proud to participate in its fourth international Open Access Week, between October 22-28, 2012 to broaden awareness and understanding of open access.

This event will be sponsored by the UNESCO/Commonwealth of Learning Chair in Open Educational Resources (OER), Dr. Rory McGreal.

Athabasca University will present a series of noon hour webcasts exploring major issues and opportunities of Open Access and Open Educational Resources.  Each session will feature an internationally known promoter and developer of open educational resources, research, or ideas.

Note: This event is free and registration is not required.

> Noon (Mountain Time) Hour Webcasts <

Monday, October 22, 2012

OER and Mobile Learning

The OER university: A sustainable model for more affordable education futures

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Open Access and Public Policy

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

“Open and Closed” Getting the mix right. Who gets to Decide??

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Integrating openness in course design

Much Open Online Content (mooc)

Friday, October 26, 2012

Sleeping with the Elephant – Leveraging AU’s Position through Open Courseware

Contribution of AU’s e-Lab initiative to Open Access and OER Development

Athabasca River Basin Resarch Institute Repository: Enhancing open access, education and research

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