On  Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:30 – 5:00pm, Rongo University collaboration with The Kenya Libraries and Information Services Consortium (KLISC) Rhodes University and Tangaza University College  will and Rongo University, invites you to a talk on Open Data and University Libraries.

The talk is aimed at introducing the concept of Open Data and what the implications are for university libraries in fulfilling their responsibilities and mandate. Included will be a general understanding of Open Data, various criteria, possible best practices and how this contributes towards the Open Science Movement.

The guest speaker will be Mr Wynand Van Der Walt, Head Librarian: Technical Services at Rhodes University Library, South Africa.

Those expected to attend are Librarians, Data Managers, Academic Staff and Post graduate students among others. All are welcomed.