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Open Access Escape Room (workshop version)

Open Access Escape Room (workshop version)

A villain has locked down all the research at the University of Essex, help us unlock it again!

Friday, March 6, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
  Academic Staff     Postgraduate - Research     Postgraduate - Taught     Public     Undergraduate  

Open Access = making research available for free. See more here.

Escape Room = adventure game with the aim to break out of a room by solving various puzzles. Usually has a storyline or theme and usually costs £10-20 per person.

Open Access Escape Room = A fun and FREE adventure game with a storyline around Open Access.

In this workshop version of the Open Access Escape Room, you'll play as teams to solve a range of puzzles to help us defeat a villain who has locked away all research at Essex. 

During the game you'll learn about the basics of Open Access and there will be time to ask questions and get more information about Open Access after the game. 


Please meet at the helpdesk in the Library.

If you have any questions please email ressup@essex.ac.uk

Event Organizer

Kez Gibbs
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