Events

Join us for panel discussions, workshops, and other events to discuss how the fast-paced evolution of the scholarly communication system is affecting you and your work.

Research Without Borders

The Research Without Borders (RWoB) series focuses on pivotal issues in scholarly communication. RWoB events are free and open to the public.

Past Events

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Upcoming Events

Research Without Borders Panel: Effecting Change in Scholarly Communication: Opportunities and Costs

Please join Columbia University Libraries’ Scholarly Communication Program for the next installation in our Research Without Borders event series, “Effecting Change in Scholarly Communication: Opportunities and Costs.” This event will take place from 2-4pm on Monday, November 21, 2016 in Garden Room 2 of Columbia’s Faculty House. … Read More →

“Research Without Borders” Panel to Discuss Open GIS

Please join Columbia University Libraries/Information Services’ Center for Digital Research and Scholarship’s Scholarly Communication Program for “Open GIS: Extending Boundaries”, the second event of the academic year in our Research Without Borders panel discussion series. This event will take place from 2-4pm on Wednesday, November 18, … Read More →

“Research Without Borders” Panel to Discuss Institutions and Public Access Requirements

Please join Columbia University Libraries/Information Services’ Center for Digital Research and Scholarship’s Scholarly Communication Program for “Researcher Success: Institutions and Public Access Requirements”, the first event of the academic year in our Research Without Borders panel discussion series. This event will take place from 2-4pm on Thursday, … Read More →

“Research Without Borders” Panel to Discuss Fair Use in Art and Photography

Please join Columbia University Libraries/Information Services’ Center for Digital Research and Scholarship’s Scholarly Communication Program and the Copyright Advisory Office for “Research Without Borders: Fair Use, Appropriation Art and Photography”, the third event of the academic year in our Research Without Borders panel … Read More →

Research Without Borders Panel To Discuss Big Open Data on December 4th

Please join the Center for Digital Research and Scholarship’s Scholarly Communication Program, the Data Science Institute, and the School of Continuing Education’s Information and Knowledge Strategy Program for “Research Without Borders: Big Open Data”, our second event of the academic year in our Research Without Borders panel discussion series. This … Read More →

Screening of Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz

On Thursday, October 23, at 6pm in Barnard College’s Lehman Auditorium (202 Altschul), located in Altschul Hall, we are hosting a screening of “The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz,” which will be followed by an in-person Q&A with … Read More →

Research Without Borders Panel To Discuss DIY Scholarly Publishing on September 24

Please join Columbia Libraries/Information Services’ Center for Digital Research and Scholarship, the Faculty of Arts and Sciences’ Division of Social Sciences and the Division of Humanities for “Research Without Borders: Publishing Without a Publisher? Scholars Are Doing It For Themselves“, our … Read More →

Research Without Borders: Open Access in the Americas

Please join us for “Research Without Borders: Open Access in the Americas”, our final event of the academic year in our Research Without Borders panel discussion series. This event will take place from 3-5pm on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 in Presidential Rooms 2 & 3 of Columbia’s Faculty House (directions here.) It … Read More →

Research Without Borders: Negotiating Constraints and Open Scholarship

Please join us for “Research Without Borders: Negotiating Constraints and Open Scholarship”, our third event of the academic year in our Research Without Borders panel discussion series. This event will take place from 1-3pm on Thursday, February 27, 2014 in Garden … Read More →

Open Access Week 2013 at Columbia: October 21-25

Hey, Columbia – it's Open Access Week! Open Access Week is a global event now in its 6th year, which promotes open access as a new norm in scholarship and research. Open access (OA) content is online, freely accessible, and … Read More →