Tag Archives: Open Repositories

Open Access Distribution Model Extended to Engineering, Psychology and Social Sciences

The highly successful and long running arXiv.org model of open distribution of scholarly research papers in various forms from “preprints” to “postprints” is being extended to Engineering, Psychology and the Social Sciences. The open source technology is provided by the … Continue reading

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Challenges of open access implementation

I recently returned from Open Repositories 2016 (OR2016), which took place this June at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland. I presented a poster titled Illuminating Shifting Perspectives and Roles, which highlights open access implementation work that we’re doing at Dartmouth to harvest faculty … Continue reading

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Control of Open Repositories

Are open access repositories the new front in the battle for control of the scholarly communication ecosystem? It appears so based on the volley of outrage to two new initiatives. Now that the commercial publishing corporations such as Elsevier and … Continue reading

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