The LYRASIS Content & Scholarly Communication Initiatives team invites you to explore a series of three sessions to learn more about the open content and open research infrastructure programs supported by LYRASIS and how you can get involved. Check out the recordings and supplemental resources for each session below, and join our LYROpen listserv to stay in the loop with future activities.

Session 1: Link it, Find it, Count it: Open Research Infrastructure Programs at LYRASIS

Session 2: Exploring Open Content Revenue Models

  • Tuesday, March 29, 2022 at 11-12pm Eastern

  • Session 2 Recording

  • Session 2 Slides

  • This session explores the myriad models for supporting open publications, including the difference between green, gold and diamond OA, Subscribe to Open, Opening the Future, and transformative agreements, as well as an overview of the models currently supported through LYRASIS Open initiatives and ways to get involved.

Session 3: Evaluating and Supporting Open Content Programs

  • Thursday, March 31, 2022 at 12-1pm Eastern

  • Session 3 Recording

  • Session 3 Slides

  • This session provides valuable tips for how to evaluate and advocate for financially supporting open content initiatives, as well as an overview of which initiatives are currently being offered through LYRASIS.

Additional Resources

Feel free to use these additional resources for internal presentations about LYRASIS Open programs to administrators and committees:

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Content & Scholarly Communication Program Values (PDF)