On April 30, the University of Minnesota Libraries and the Department of Anthropology presented a forum called Open Research and Learning: Collaboration, Connections and Communities. A video recording is now available.
The "open" movement provides fertile ground for innovation and collaborations that advance research and enrich the learning environment. Through open-source tools and initiatives, students and faculty are reaping the benefits of free-flowing knowledge and data.
Dr. Jason Baird Jackson, folklore professor from Indiana University, was joined by U Faculty and staff David Ernst, Lucy Fortson, and Doug Armato on a panel moderated by copyright librarian Nancy Sims. Among the questions addressed are: