Digital Scholarship @ Western

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Dr. Alan MacEachern and Dr. Juan Luis Suárez discuss how they utilize technologies to open up communication and facilitate collaborations among scholars in different disciplines. They also talk about the impact of technologies on research practice and scholarship advancement. There is a discussion moderated by Joyce Garnett between the speakers and the audience after the two presentations. Dr. MacEachern is Director of NiCHE (Network in Canadian History & Environment, http://niche-canada.org/). Dr. Suárez is Director of the CulturePlex (http://www.cultureplex.ca/).


This is the video of the Open Access Week panel discussion held at The University of Western Ontario on Oct. 19, 2010. A podcast of it is listed below. The speakers' presentation slides are available here:

  • Dr. Alan MacEachern's slides
  • Dr. Juan Luis Suárez's slides

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Digital scholarship panel.mp3 (67767 kB)
Podcast of panel discussion