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Tay and Fife Archaeology Conference Videos, 2014

November 24, 2014

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At the beginning of the month I was at the Tay and Fife Archaeology Conference and was lucky enough to have been asked to film some of the talks. I just got permission to publish the last video so here they all are. In no particular order, other than how they ended up in the […]

Around the Archaeology Blog-o-sphere Digest #10

November 23, 2014

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I have missed the last few weeks of this round-up but now I am back. Here is my weekly list of blog posts from Archaeology blogs/ blogs that focus on Archaeology. Purpose I am highlighting some of the other archeo-blogs out there by collecting all their posts from the previous week . Hopefully, you find some […]

Scotland’s Community Heritage Conference 2014 Videos

November 22, 2014

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I have been MIA recently from this blog. That is because I have been video recording conferences over the last few weeks and the editing the videos takes up a lot of time. First up is Scotland’s Community Heritage Conference, held in Crief two weeks ago. It was a pretty amazing conference. With talks focusing on […]

Around the Archaeology Blog-o-sphere Digest #9

November 2, 2014

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Here is my weekly list of blog posts from Archaeology blogs/ blogs that focus on Archaeology. Purpose I am highlighting some of the other archeo-blogs out there by collecting all their posts from the previous week . Hopefully, you find some of the posts interesting and/or find a new blog to follow. Source I took these […]

Around the Archaeology Blog-o-sphere Digest #8

October 26, 2014

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Here is my weekly list of blog posts from Archaeology blogs/ blogs that focus on Archaeology. Purpose I am highlighting some of the other archeo-blogs out there by collecting all their posts from the previous week . Hopefully, you find some of the posts interesting and/or find a new blog to follow. Source I took these […]

In Open Access Publishing There Are No Free Lunches….. but it is really really cheap.

October 23, 2014

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In my last post, I mentioned that not all Open Access publishing involves authors paying $2,000. In fact, many journals neither charge the authors or readers and if they do some will waive fees. This led to this very thoughtful comment from Anders- “Excellent that there are OA publishers that do not charge the authors […]

Open Access Does NOT equal You, the Author, Paying

October 20, 2014

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Open Access hurts young scholars, people from poor countries, people not working in Universities, and those in poor disciplines, like Archaeology, etc. etc. etc. because they can’t afford paying $2,000, $3,000, $10,000 to get published in OA publications. I have my suspicions about how this rumor got started. Critics of Open Access, like Jeffrey Beall, mention […]