Faculty journal editors discuss challenges in scholarly publishing, relations with publishers, and the impact of Open Access publishing.
October 28, 2014
Open Access Week program highlights include presentations by UCSB faculty members on journal pricing and the brave new world of scholarly publishing, a pizza party for graduate students, and an introduction to altmetrics.
October 21, 2014
The Library is celebrating Open Access from October 20-30.
October 15, 2014
Elizabeth Witherell, who directs the Thoreau Edition, will speak about her work on Thoreau’s correspondence, and Casey Caldwell and Sophie Hassett will read selections from a group of letters between Thoreau and Emerson.
May 16, 2014
Tired of high textbook costs? Have lunch in the Library while learning about Open Educational Resources for teaching, research and learning, including open textbooks.
May 14, 2014
The Library is excited to host Dan Guerrero for a free public talk in the Library’s Mary Cheadle Room on Tuesday, May 13, at 4pm.
May 12, 2014
The Library is looking for students to participate in a May 15 (1-2pm) student forum about open educational resources.
April 23, 2014
Do open access ETDs diminish publishing opportunities in the social sciences and humanities? Gail McMillan will present the results of a study of publishers' attitudes toward open access ETDs.
April 20, 2014
The Library and Graduate Division invite the campus community to two programs on issues in scholarly communication and publishing.
April 16, 2014
On Tuesday, April 8, the Library will host one of the Grad Slam Preliminary Rounds as part of the Graduate Student Showcase.
April 1, 2014