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International Open Access Week, a global event, is October 23-29, 2017. This is a great time to learn more about the potential benefits of open access and its impact on the research community. Join Bluford Library as we celebrate with an overview of resources that will help support open education and research.

Open Textbook Network Workshop, Tue. 10/24 at 3pm

The libraries of the UNC system are joining together to reduce textbook costs for students. Join us to learn how you can promote education affordability and student success through the use of open textbooks. (Approximately 90 minutes).
When Oct 24, 2017
from 03:00 PM to 04:45 PM
Where Rm. 014 (Lower Level) Bluford Library
Attendees Faculty and interested textbook authors are all welcome.
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As part of the textbook affordability effort, the University Librarians Advisory Council (ULAC) is supporting membership to Open Textbook Network (OTN) with help from the “Actualizing Innovations Meant to Scale (AIMS)” grant.  OTN is a network of colleges and universities promoting the use of open textbooks.  OTN also maintains the Open Textbook Library, a resource for free and openly licensed peer-reviewed academic textbooks. Come and learn how you can promote affordability and student success through the use of open textbooks. Participants can learn how to earn a $200 stipend for writing a review of a textbook in the Open Textbook Library (stipends are available for up to 15 individuals).

Please Register Here…
Fall Semester Hours
Ending Friday, Dec. 7th, 2018
Sunday 1pm+ (start 24hrs)
Monday–Thursday Open 24 Hours
Friday Open until 8pm
Saturday 10am-7pm
Aggie One ID required for entry, 12m-7:30a
Semester Break Hours
Mon., Dec. 10th – Fri., Dec. 21st, 2018
Saturday, 12/8/2018 Closed
Sunday, 12/9/2018 Closed
Monday – Friday 7:30am – 6pm
Saturdays Closed
Sundays Closed
The library is closed from Sat. 12/22/2018 through Tue. 1/1/2019
Break Hours resume
Wed., Jan. 2nd at 7:30am

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