Webcasts, Videos, & Podcasts

SPARC Podcasts: Listen Here

Online audio and video files from SPARC events, listed by date.

(April 21, 2009: Videos have been moved from this page and may be viewed on the SPARC Video Channel).

R2RC Partners with PhD Comics for Open Access Week Video! 

SPARC Video: Sign White House Petition


August 06, 2013
SPARC's August 6, 2013 Webcast
May 22, 2012
Access to Research
May 21, 2012
The panel, moderated by World Bank Publisher Carlos Rossel, will answer these questions and address the challenges, successes, pitfalls and benefits other institutions experienced when they made similar game-changing decisions.
May 05, 2010

On May 5, 2010, SPARC consultant and author of a set of new SPARC resources, Greg Tananbaum, joined us to explore why institutions are launching open-access funds, what practical and policy issues go into such a decision, how faculty and administration have reacted to these funds, what the results to date have been, and what SPARC is doing to evaluate and track the impact of these funds. Members of the advisory group that helped to develop the guide and SPARC resource, and whose experience in operating funds on their campuses has been an essential resource for others in the space, were also available to field questions.

January 16, 2010
The ebook transition: Collaborations and innovations behind open-access monographs
July 23, 2007
Bryan Vickery, Deputy Publisher, BioMed Central and Editorial Director, Chemistry Central