Electronic Resource & Database Access

There will be no off-campus access to Library electronic resources and databases this Friday, November 28 from 6-10pm. Library buildings are also closed for the Thanksgiving holiday during that time.

Library-Sponsored Programs at UCSB

Open Access Week 2014

Open Access Week 2014Poster

What's the Big Deal? Journal Pricing Secrets Exposed - Ted Bergstrom

Altmetrics: New Ways to Evaluate for a New Publishing Environment - Chuck Huber

Survival of the Fittest: The Brave New World of Scholarly Publishing - Panel

Raising the Impact of Research, Scholarship, and Education Through Openness, May 2014

Open Educational Resources


PowerPoint slides in PDF

Open Access and Graduate Students, April-May 2014

Open Access & Graduate Students


PowerPoint Slides

Article:  Do Open Access Electronic Theses and Dissertations Diminish Publishing Opportunities in the Sciences?

Article: Do Open Access Electronic Theses and Dissertations Diminish Publishing Opportunities in the Social Sciences and Humanities?  Findings from a 2011 Survey of Academic Publishers

Redefining Impact, Data Management Plans, Graduate Students & Creative Commons, October 2013

OA Week 2013


Redefining Impact Webcast

Creating Data Management Plans (PDF)

Graduate Student Brochure

Creative Commons

Scholarly Communication & Publishing:  The Roadmap Ahead, October 2012

Audio File The Roadmap Ahead


Digitize, Democratize:  Libraries and the Future of Books, May 2012

Digitize, Democratize


Gervitz Research Institute, Core Lunch Series, April 2012

Core Lunch Series


IHC "Public Goods"/UCSB Library Program, November 2011

Animating the Archive


Open Access Week, October 2011

 PosterOpen Access Week, 2011

CISM/UCSB Library Program, April 2011

Scholarly Publishing at the Crossroads


Open Access Week, October 20, 2010

 OA Week flyer, 2010Audio File