UCSB Library is starting a Scholarly Publishing and Communication Discussion List for UCSB faculty, graduate students, librarians, administrators, editors, peer reviewers, and publishers.
March 7, 2016
A new UC Presidential Open Access Policy has been announced that extends to all UC employees, not just Senate faculty, the same goals and requirements of the Open Access Policy passed by the Academic Senate in 2013.
October 28, 2015
Join us for discussions on open access and other scholarly-publishing topics during Open Access Week at the Library.
October 1, 2015
To conclude the Library's series of events for Open Access Week, attorney and copyright expert Kenneth D. Crews will present "Innovation, Copyright, and the Academy: The Reinvention of Your Scholarship" at 4 pm Nov. 2.
October 1, 2015
The University of California has issued a revised systemwide policy on Copyright and Fair Use, replacing the 1986 Policy on the Reproduction of Copyrighted Materials for Teaching and Research.
September 3, 2015
The California Digital Library, in collaboration with UC Libraries and the Academic Senate, is pleased to announce the planned September 1 launch at UCSB of the University of California Publication Management System.
August 31, 2015
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