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L'Université au 21e siècle ou le dilemme de la modernité
28/03/2019

Ce mardi 30 avril à 18h30 aura lieu une rencontre croisée avec Bernard Rentier & Jean Winand pour dialoguer ensemble sur le thème de "l'Université au 21e siècle ou le dilemme de la modernité"

Jean Winand est égyptologue, premier vice-recteur de l'ULiège et doyen honoraire de la Faculté de Philosophie et Lettres et a récement publié "L'université à la croisée des chemins" (Académie Royale de Belgique).

Bernard Rentier est virologue et recteur honoraire de l'ULiège a récement publié "Science ouverte, le défi de la transparence" (Académie Royale de Belgique), disponible en open access sur ORBi.

La rencontre sera animée par Robert Neys, journaliste.

Librairie Pax, place Cockerill 4, 4000 Liège, mardi 30 avril 2019 à 18h30

 

title 25/02/2019

Seven universities, five Houses of Human Sciences and 87 scientific journals associated to establish a network specialised in Open Access journals publishing. It took place during the first Day of Scientific Journals Incubators, in the University Jean Moulin of Lyon 3, the 23 novembre 2018.

PoPuPs (Portail de Publication de Revues scientifiques) - the scientific journals publication portal developed by ULiège - ULiège Library joined this initative.

 

Credit: The unbound book ©Institute of Network Cultures. CC BY-SA

title 06/02/2019

The Royal Academy of Belgium have recently published "Open Science, the challenge of transparency" by Bernard Rentier.

The book has been released simultaneously in a print version and in an Open Access online version.

"A new way of conceiving scientific research, open science, was born with the computer revolution. In the wake of Open Access (free access to the results of publicly funded research), it goes hand in hand with the great ideal of transparency that is now invading all spheres of life in society. This book describes its origins, perspectives and objectives, and reveals the obstacles and obstacles due to private profit and academic conservatism."

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ORBi (Open Repository and Bibliography)

In may 2007, the ULiège's Administrative Board (joined in June 2007 by the FUSAGx) decided to create an institutional repository and defined a strong institutional self-archiving policy to increase the visibility, accessibility and impact of the University's publications (ULiège mandate).

This decision led to the official launch, in November 2008, of the ORBi platform including both the Academic Bibliography and the Institutional Repository of the Wallonia-Europe University Academy.

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