• Opublikowano: 18/10/2022

OPEN ACCESS WEEK 2022 at the Medical University of Lodz 24 – 30 October 2022

“Open to climate justice” is the main topic of the International Open Access Week 2022. The event promotes the open study and educational programs and exchanging experiences between researchers and institutions associating researchers. Every year, the Information and Library Center of the Medical University in Lodz organizes seminars and workshops on this subject.

This year’s topic will be an opportunity to discuss whether open science can contribute to mitigating the effects of the climate crisis. The week’s motto encourages networking and cooperation between the climate movement and an open international community.


On-site meeting:

October 27, 2022, 12.00-14:00

Information and Library Center, I piętro – Patio, ul. Muszyńskiego 2, Lodz


Agenda of the on-site meeting:

  1. Welcome-  Witold Kozakiewicz, the Head of the Information and Library Center at  the MUL
  2. The pros and cons of Open Access publications- prof. Michał Polguj, Open Access Officer at the MUL
  3. Open Science and Sustainable Development – Does It Pay Off?– Witold Kozakiewicz
  4. Data Management Plan – Zero Waste in scientific projects – Agnieszka Goszczyńska, senior librarian, the Information and Library Center of the MUL
  5. First steps in Open Access – databases, applications and tools for students – Anna Sikorska, licensee at the MUL
  6. From vitamin D to artificial intelligence in medicine. Scientific publishing in medical reports – Magdalena Kokosińska, Senior Librarian at the Information and Library Center of the MUL



October 28, 2022, 9.00-10.00, ZOOM platform

The Information and Library Center of the Medical University in Lodz and the Elsevier company invite to the training “Open Access – publishing scientific articles.”

The training aims to discuss the concept of Open Access in the broader context of implementing Open Science. Various models of openness will be presented based on examples and including practical aspects relevant to the authors of scientific publications. During the event, the following issues will be discussed:

  • Open Access and Open Science
  • Open access models with particular emphasis on Gold OA and Green OA
  • Open access to the example of Elsevier
  • Open access to the example of UMED
  • Copyright licenses in Open Access
  • Transformation Agreements. Publishing open to Elsevier under the Polish agreement

There will be a question and answer session at the end of the training.

Participation in the training is free, and prior registration is required. Participants will receive certificates of participation.

Host: Paulina Milewska, Elsevier (p.milewska@elsevier.com), guest: Magdalena Kokosińska, CIB UM in Lodz, Medical Reports

REGISTRATION: https://elsevier.zoom.us/webinar/register/3416654811605/WN_kX7hZofzSQGibAlO7RuHFg


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