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Open Access – a New Way for the Distribution of Scientific Information?
Session coordinator: Milan Špála,  Charles University - 1st Medical Faculty, Czech Republic
Where: 24. 5. 2006, 09:00 - 12:30, Auditorium D

Open Access to Professional Information - Proclamation or Danger?

Author: Jindra Planková,  Silesian University - Faculty of Philosophy and Science, Czech Republic

Co-author: David Piňos / Ústřední knihovna FPF Slezské univerzity v Opavě


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From the very beginning of the new century the information communications and access to professional information undergo extensive changes. The new systems of electronic publishing and new forms of information transfer in Internet cause questions about new possibilities of access to information. The paper will be concerned with actuall questions of open access to professional information. On the basis of the retrieval a real information we try compare traditional (subscription) with new models of access to professional information, from view of library information specialist and lecturer. Main emphasis will be put on understanding between connections in open access and retrieval of professional information. We will search new ways to future, from quantity to quality.

About the author

Mgr. Jindra Planková - 1994-1997 bachelor's programme in "Information studies and Librarianship" at Silesian university in Opava; 1997-2000 master's programme "Librarianship and Information Science" at Charles University in Prague. From 2003- started course in research in "Information science" at Charles University in Prague. From 1994-1997 Library assistant in Central Library of Silesian University in Opava, from 1997-2002 reference librarian - information specialist (manager ILL, LL DDS) in Central Library, 2002 lecturer at the Department of Librarianship, from 2003 lecturer at the Department of Informatics at Silesian University in Opava.

Other papers in this session:

Open Access: an Overview from the UK

Author: Allan Foster, Information Industry Consultant & Writer, United Kingdom

Open Access - an Aggregators View

Author: Gareth Williams, ProQuest Information and Learning, United Kingdom

Digital Libraries and Citation Services

Author: Eva Bratková, Charles University - Institute of Librarianship and Information Studies, Czech Republic

The Impact of Open Access Policies on Libraries: Shaping the New Era in the Publishing Industry

Author: Daphne Kyriaki-Manessi, Technological Educational Institution of Athens, Greece

Co-author: Challeplioglou Artemis / Foundation of Biomedical Research of the Academy of Athens, Vasilakaki Eugenia / DBS SA Informatic Services Company

Open Archive in the Field of Economics: NEREUS, European Gate to Publications

Author: Jacques Hellemans, Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

Trends in Accessibility of Chemical Journals

Author: Aliaksandr Rahoisha, Belarusian State University, Belarus

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