By the end of Fall 2015 all UC Senate faculty will have access to a new publication management system that searches scholarly databases for faculty article records.
May 13, 2015
The proposed new policy extends open access rights and responsibilities to all non-Senate members of the UC community who are authors of scholarly articles.
December 8, 2014
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
Shuji Nakamura, and his co-authors, have open access publications in eScholarship. Are your publications in eScholarship?
October 16, 2014
The Library is celebrating Open Access from October 20-30.
October 15, 2014
View UCSB's eScholarship quarterly report, and see what's new and popular, and how departments are using the open access publishing platform and repository.
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July 17, 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 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