Southern California - Open Access Publishing at Amherst
Amherst Association of Southern California
Invites you to a conversation about
Publishing, Scholarship and Libraries: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Librarian of the College
Founder of Amherst College Press,
the first open-access, digital academic press devoted to the liberal arts
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Light Refreshments will be served.
$10 alumni & family '01 and older
$5 classes '02-'12
at the offices of
Larry Miles '00
BNY Mellon Wealth Management
10250 Constellation Boulevard, Suite 2100
Los Angeles, CA 90067
We recommend parking at the Westfield Century City Mall across the street.
Parking for the first three hours is $1.00 per hour, or less with validation
from a purchase of almost anything at the mall.
More information can be found here.
Click here to R.S.V.P by Thursday, March 14, 2013
Why, in the era of the Internet, has information become so expensive and inaccessible? If information wants to be free, why is it so tightly controlled? Some responsible and irresponsible thoughts, and a discussion of the Amherst College Press, a venture designed to tackle these questions head on.
Questions? Please contact Scott G.G. Haller '85 at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (310) 390-1115.