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International Open Access Week: Oct. 24-30
Posted On: Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 03:03 by Lesley Skalla

Open Access (OA) Week is a great reason for everyone to learn more about the many benefits of Open Access and share what we have learned with friends and colleagues. This year’s theme, Open for Climate Justice, encourages “connection and collaboration among the climate movement and the international open community” and is the ideal opportunity to “join together, take action, and raise awareness around how open can be a means for climate justice.”

For specific actions in the spirit of Open Access week, consider:

  • Negotiating your author rights when publishing. 
  • Fully participating in...
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Tags: open access, climate change, scholarly communication

NIH Data Sharing & Reuse Webinar: Oct. 14 @ 12p ET
Posted On: Friday, September 23, 2022 - 18:14 by Lesley Skalla

The new NIH Policy on Data Management and Sharing takes effect in January 2023. To help researchers across disciplines prepare, the NIH is hosting monthly Webinars with examples of how others have integrated data sharing and other open science principles into their work. The next NIH Data Sharing and Reuse Seminar will be held on Friday, October 14  at 12p ET and will feature Dr. Julia Lane presenting "Data Search and Discovery: Building an Amazon.com for Data" Click here...

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Tags: data sharing, data reuse, NIH

Voter Registration Events at Duke: Sept. 29 & Oct. 6
Posted On: Thursday, September 22, 2022 - 10:44 by Beverly Murphy

Duke Health is offering several opportunities for faculty, staff, and students to register to vote in the November 8, 2022 election.

Voter registration events will take place at Duke University Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital and Duke Raleigh Hospital on Thursday, September 29th from 11am-2pm. A voter registration table will also be available at the Duke Farmer’s Market on Thursday, October 6th from 11am-2pm.

The events are hosted in coordination with You Can Vote, a nonpartisan voter mobilization organization. For additional information about registering to vote in North Carolina, visit the State Board of Elections website or vote.duke.edu.

Thursday, September 29th

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Research Wednesdays
Posted On: Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 18:16 by Beverly Murphy

The Duke Office of Clinical Research (DOCR) sponsors "Research Wednesdays," a series featuring important topics impacting the research community presented by subject matter experts.

Until further notice, the Research Wednesdays series will be held via WebEx ONLY: 1:00 pm – 2:00p. No registrations is required.  WebEx meeting details will be sent to the DOCR listserve the Monday prior to the session. To be added to the DOCR listserve, email...

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Tags: for researchers, research

Your Story Matters! Documenting COVID-19 at Duke
Posted On: Monday, April 27, 2020 - 15:57 by Rebecca Williams

COVID-19 has changed and disrupted our lives, at Duke and around the world. On campus, most students have returned home, classes are online, and all events are cancelled. Many staff are working from home; others that are deemed essential continue to work on campus. The hospital is preparing for an influx of people infected with COVID-19. Duke researchers are trying to find ways to fight the disease, from identifying treatments to creating better protective equipment.

And we all live with the fear of the physical impact of the virus, both for ourselves and our families.

The Duke University Archives and the Duke University Medical Center Archives have been hard at work to document this unique time in history. We have been capturing all of the news alerts, email updates...

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Tags: COVID-19, archives, coronavirus