Category Archives: Resources

SPARC Open Access Newsletter (March 2013)

SPARC Open Access Newsletter (March 2013) is now available, taking a look at “the new bill before Congress, the Fair Science to Science & Technology Research (FASTR) Act, and the new directive from the Obama administration, which both require the … Continue reading

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Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography-latest update

The latest update to the Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography (Nov 30, 2012) is now available, listing links to resources (articles, books, etc) that are “useful in understanding scholarly electronic publishing efforts on the Internet”.

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SPARC Open Access Newsletter (December 2012)

SPARC Open Access Newsletter (Dec 2012) is now available, taking a look at “the idea of an OA evidence rack, a new structure for organizing the evidence in support of the basic proposition in a field and for making that … Continue reading

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Criteria for Determining Predatory Open-Access Publishers (2nd edition)

Vanity publishers are taking advantage of the open access movement. These publishers scour professional email lists, soliciting article submissions for a cost. They could have false-front or non-existent peer review processes. If you receive an email asking you to publish, … Continue reading

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Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography- new update

The latest update to the Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography (October 31, 2012) is now available, listing links to resources (articles, books, etc) that are “useful in understanding scholarly electronic publishing efforts on the Internet”.

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Open Access Resources

If you’d like to learn more about open access, there are lots of resources to help you, including: Videos on traditional versus open access, gold open access, & green open access(part of Writing for Scholarly Journals Library Series) Understanding author … Continue reading

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Carleton Library- Writing for Scholarly Journal Video Modules

Are you interested in writing an article for a scholarly journal? Check out Carleton Library’s online learning videos to find out more. You can watch videos on your computer or mobile device. Modules include: What has been written on my … Continue reading

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