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Session 5:
Innovative Models for Public-Domain Production of and Open Access to Scientific and Technical Data and Information

 

 

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Introductory Remarks by Session Chair
Dominique Foray, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France

 

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A Contractually Reconstructed Research Commons for Scientific Data: International Considerations
Jerome Reichman, Duke University Law School, United States; Paul Uhlir, The National Academies, United States

 

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The Open-Source Paradigm and the Production of Scientific Information: A Future Vision and Implications for Developing Countries
Charles M. Schweik, University of Massachusetts, United States; J. Morgan Grove, U.S. Forest Service; Tom P. Evans, Indiana University, United States

 

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New and Changing Scientific Publication Practices Due to Open-Access Publication Initiatives
Erik Sandewall, Linköping University, Sweden

 

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Overview of Open-Access and Public-Commons Initiatives in the United States
Harlan Onsrud, University of Maine, United States

 

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Session 6:
Examples of New Initiatives in Developing Countries

 

 

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Introductory Remarks by Session Chair
Alexei Gvishiani, United Institute of Physics of the Earth, Russian Academy of Sciences

 

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Overview of Initiatives in the Developing World
Sarah Durrant, International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications, United Kingdom

 

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Open-Source Geographic Information Systems Software: Myths and Realities
Gilberto Câmara, National Institute for Space Research (INPE), Brazil; Harlan Onsrud, University of Maine, United States

 

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Open-Access Research and the Public Domain in South African Universities: The Public Knowledge Project’s Open Journal Systems
Sal Muthayan, Doctoral Candidate, South Africa

 

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The Public Knowledge Project’s Open Journal Systems
Florence Muinde, UNESCO Fellow, Kenya

 

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Metadata Clearinghouse and Open Access to Geographic Data in Namibia
Ndaendelao (Emma) Noongo and Nico Willemse, Ministry of Environment and Tourism, Namibia

 

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Open-Access Initiatives in India
T. B. Rajashekar, National Centre for Science Information, India

 

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Closing Remarks by Symposium Chair
M. G. K. Menon, LEAD India

 

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