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Scholarly Communication: For Librarians

What is scholarly communication? This guide serves as an introduction to open access publishing as well as a guide to facilitate scholarly communication and collaboration.

Commerical Solutions to OA Hosting Needs

A Comparison

The Repository Support Project of the UK organization JISC conducted a survey in 2010 comparing various hosting solutions.

Compared were:

See product comparison table for specifications.

Open Access Policies at U.S. Universities

See ROARMAP for an up-to-date listing of U.S. universities and institutions and details about their open access policies or mandates.

ACRL's Scholarly Communication Column

Read ACRL's College & Research Libraries News column on scholarly communication.

LOCKSS & CLOCKSS

Comparing Databases for Content

.. using GoldRush (access restricted)

Repository Management

EPrints is used by some institutions to manage their online repositories.

Scholarly Communications Librarian

Lucy Duhon
Contact:
The University of Toledo
Carlson Library
2801 W. Bancroft St. (MS#509)
Toledo, OH 43606 USA
VM: (419) 530-2838
University webpage
Website / Blog Page

Copyright for Librarians

Open Source Software