Friday, November 4 • 9:10am - 9:55am
Hyde Park Debate - Resolved: APC-funded open access is antithetical to the values of librarianship

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In Favor: Alison Scott, UC Riverside
Opposed: Michael Levine-Clark, University of Denver

The debate will be conducted in general accordance with Oxford Union rules. All in the audience will vote their opinion on the resolution before the debate begins, and the vote totals will be recorded. Each speaker will offer a formal opening statement, followed by a response to each other's statements, and then we'll open the floor to discussion. At the conclusion of the debate, another vote will be taken. The winner of the debate is the one who caused the most audience members to change their votes. Members of the audience have an opportunity to make comments and pose questions as well. Join us for what is sure to be a lively discussion, and come ready to share your opinions!

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Rick Anderson

Assoc. Dean for Collections & Schol Comm, University of Utah

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Michael Levine-Clark

Dean of Libraries, University of Denver

Friday November 4, 2016 9:10am - 9:55am EDT
Performance Hall, Gaillard Center