2023 OxFOS (Oxford Festival of Open Scholarship) - Hybrid Event

Jesse Draper - Executive Director's picture
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities

6-17th March 2023 (8th-9th Week of HT)

What in the world is going on with open access and open research? Come along and hear from an array of exciting national and international speakers – and find out!


Please note – Some events are restricted to University of Oxford single sign on and are annotated accordingly.

Monday 6th March

10:30-11:30 – Fundamentals of Open Access (Online, Oxford SSO required) – Book now
13:00-14:30 – Forum of Open Scholarship (Online, Oxford SSO required) – Book now

Tuesday 7th March

10:00-11:30 – ORCID and PID’s From Scratch (Online, Oxford SSO required) – Book now
14:00-16:00 – Open Access, Research Data Management and Copyright (In person, Oxford SSO required) – Email oxfos@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
14:30-15:30 – Research@Oxford (Online, Oxford SSO required) – Book now

Wednesday 8th March

10:30-12:00 – Crowdsourcing in the Digital Humanities (Online, Oxford SSO required) – Book now
15:30-17:30 – The Future of Copyright: this house believes copyright reform is needed to fully achieve an open access future (Hybrid, Public) – Express interest

Thursday 9th March

10:30-11:30 – Towards a National PID Strategy (Online, Public) – Book now
14:30-15:30 – Digital Preservation for Scholarly Communications (Online, Public) – Book now

Friday 10th March

10:00-11:00 – DMPonline: Introduction and Basics (Online, Oxford SSO required) – Book now
14:30-15:30 – Data Infrastructures – the Big Picture (Online, Public) – Book now

Monday 13th March

10:00-11:30 – Humanities has data! What(ever) next? (Online, Public) – Book now
14:00-15.30 – The Importance of Being Open: publishing OA Monographs (Online, Public) – Book now

Tuesday 14th March

10:00-11:00 – Publishing with Open Research Europe (Online, Public) – Book now
14:30-16:00 – Reviewer needed: The future of peer review in academic publishing (Online, Public - Featuring H-Net's Executive Director and Vice President of Research and Publications) – Book now

Wednesday 15th March

10:00-11:00 – The interplay between open scholarship and research integrity (Online, Public) – Book now
10:00-11:30 – The Open Science Framework at Oxford (Online, Oxford SSO required) – Book now
10:00-12:00 – Play the ‘Publishing Trap’ board game (In person, Oxford SSO required) – Book now
14:30-15:30 – Climate Research and Open Data at Oxford (Online, Public) – Book now

Open Access Escape Room (In Person, over the fortnight)

Throughout the OxFOS fortnight, researchers, students and staff at Oxford are invited to ‘free research’ by playing through the OA Escape room.

Teams of 6-8 encouraged – Oxford SSO required.

Bookings for escape rooms and full details can be found here. Please click on the unique links below to book that specific location/date/time:

Week 1LibraryTime
06/03/2023Social Science Library14:30-15:30
07/03/2023Weston Library15:00-16:00
08/03/2023Earth Sciences10:30-11:30
10/03/2023Cairns Library10:30-11:30
Week 2  
13/03/2023St Johns College Library14:30-15:30
14/03/2023 St Johns College Library10:30-11:30
15/03/2023Pusey House10:30-11:30
16/03/2023Pusey House14:30-15:30
17/03/2023Social Science Library10:30-11:30
Contact Info: 

Mrs Sarah Humphreys (S/her)
Open Scholarship Librarian,Bodleian Libraries
Open Scholarship Support, Osney One Building, Osney Mead, Oxford, OX2 0EW
Email: openscholarship@bodleian.ox.ac.uk