Shalini Urs, Executive Director, International School of Information Management, University of Mysore, has been invited to speak at an international conference, the ‘Scientific Electronic Library Online (SciELO)-15’ to be held at Sao Paolo, Brazil, from October 22 to 25. This invitation is in recognition of Prof. Urs’ work in the area of open access movement. SciELO-15 was organised to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the SciELO Network. It will bring together authorities and experts on research and scholarly communication. The objective of the conference is to address and discuss open access scholarly communication and the challenges faced in improving academic journals, a press release said here.

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