Right to Research Coalition


Student OA Week Wrap Up


Last week, students from across the US, Canada, and the rest of the world celebrated the 4th annual International Open Access Week.  Students organized, presented at, and attended countless OA Week events on campuses all over the world. 

4 years ago, students started this annual celebration of Open Access, and though it has grown tremendously since then in both size and diversity, students continue to play an integral role. 

So before we move on from this year’s OA Week festivities, I’d like to highlight some of the student contributions from last week:

All in all, this was a tremendously successful Open Access Week – not just for students, but across the board as this year’s celebration was 3 times larger than last year’s with just under 900 participants in 94 countries.  One can only imagine what next year’s Open Access Week will hold…

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