Open Access Papers & Guides
OPEN DOORS AND OPEN MINDS: WHAT FACULTY AUTHORS CAN DO TO ENSURE OPEN ACCESS TO THEIR WORK THROUGH THEIR INSTITUTION (SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing & Academic Resources Coalition), 2008-04)The Internet has brought unparalleled opportunities for expanding availability of research by bringing down economic and physical barriers to sharing. The digitally networked environment promises to democratize access, ...
(SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing & Academic Resources Coalition), 2008-02)On January 11, 2008, the National Institutes of Health ('NIH') adopted a revised Public Access Policy for peer-reviewed journal articles reporting research supported in whole or in part by NIH funds. Under the revised ...
(SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing & Academic Resources Coalition), 2009-01-23)Campus-based publishing partnerships offer the academy greater control over the intellectual products that it helps create. To fully realize this potential, such partnerships will need to evolve from informal working ...