Open Access Week and webcast by the ASERL

October 15, 2013 – 1:51 PM

open access week

Open Access Week begins on October 21st, so please take the time to explore these issues in academic publishing.

The ASERL is hosting a live webcast/chat session with Peter Suber, author of the refutation to the “sting” of open access published in Science. The webcast is at 2PM EST on October 23rd. To register, please go to

If you have questions for Peter, please send them to Jeb Burger so they can be compiled for the discussion:

John Burger, Executive Director

Association of Southeastern Research Libraries


Box 90182  /  411 Chapel Drive

125 Bostock Library

Durham, NC 27708

919-681-2531 – telephone

919-681-0805 — fax
Here’s a link to the NPR and Science article about the sting:

Here’s a link to Peter Suber’s refutation:

And the Open Access Week website is here:


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