Exploring Tension & Risk in Open Scholarship

Exploring Tension & Risk in Open Scholarship

For the 2017 Open Access Week, Speakers from UBC, SFU, BCIT, BCcampus, and Camosun College explored themes relating to Indigenous & traditional knowledge, ethics & privacy, accessibility & inclusivity, and more.
Open Scholarship in Practice

Open Scholarship in Practice

Advocates of open scholarship at UBC spent a fall day at a seminar exploring the intersections between research and pedagogy. The seminar examined what works – and what doesn’t – when scholars try to bring the scientific process closer to the surface.
Scarfe Digital Sandbox

Scarfe Digital Sandbox

The Scarfe Digital Sandbox is a virtual space for teacher candidates and faculty to explore technology integration. The openly licensed resources contains educational technology guides that highlight what the technology is, why it is relevant, and how to get started.

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Open Scholarship in Practice – September 29, 2017

“Open scholarship, which encompasses open access, open data, open educational resources, and all other forms of openness in the scholarly and research environment, is changing how knowledge is created and shared.” – Association of Research Libraries
UBC Open Textbook Adoption Snapshot

UBC Open Textbook Adoption Snapshot

Since 2011, at least 46,000 UBC students have been impacted by a range of open educational practices, including 16,450 who have been enrolled…