This guide provides information about Open Access Week as it is celebrated at Washington State University. Open Access Week is an international event designed to raise awareness about open access resources and their use by researchers, students, educators
Open Access Week is an international event designed to promote awareness of open access resources and their potential benefits for researchers.
Authors and researchers around the world support open access by making their journal articles, textbooks, dissertations, media, and more openly available to colleagues and the general public. Open access has the potential to democratize access to education, to increase the exposure and use of significant research, and to enhance the overall advancement of scholarship worldwide.