Open Access and Institutional Repositories

This selection of articles and presentations represents general research on the Open Access movement and institutional repositories.

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Citation Advantage of Open Access Legal Scholarship, James M. Donovan and Carol A. Watson

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Open Access and Liberal Arts Colleges: Looking Beyond Research Institutions, Jonathan Miller

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The Open Access Citation Advantage: Studies and Results to Date, Alma Swan

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Making the Case for Open Access, Open Access Scholarly Information Sourcebook (OASIS)

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Open Access Overview, Peter Suber

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TCO and ROI: Assessing and Evaluating an Institutional Repository, Pamela Bluh

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Open Access in 15 Minutes (or less), Isaac Gilman

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The End of Institutional Repositories and the Beginning of Social Academic Research Service: An Enhanced Role for Libraries, Stuart Basefsky

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Institutional Repositories: Essential Infrastructure for Scholarship in the Digital Age, Carol A. Watson, James M. Donovan, and Pamela Bluh

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Changing Scholarly Communications and the Role of the Institutional Repository in the Digital Landscape, Marilyn Billings

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SPARC Digital Repositories Meeting 2008: Closing Keynote, David Shulenburger

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The Case for Institutional Repositories: A SPARC Position Paper, Raym Crow

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Publishing and Scholarly Communication

The digital age has ushered in many changes in publishing and the dissemination of scholarly research. The articles and presentations here discuss emerging trends in publishing and scholarly communication.

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Publishing Support for Small Print-Based Publishers: Options for ARL Libraries, October Ivins and Judy Luther

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Developments in Library Scholarly Communication Services, Adrian Ho

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Recognizing Opportunities: Conversational Openings to Promote Positive Scholarly Communication Change, Adrian Ho and Daniel R. Lee

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University Publishing in a Digital Age, Laura Brown, Rebecca Griffith, and Matthew Rascoff

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JISC Scholarly Communications Action Handbook, Joint Information Systems Committee

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But What Have You Done for Me Lately? Commercial Publishing, Scholarly Communication, and Open-Access, John P. Conley and Myrna Wooders

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The University's Role in the Dissemination of Research and Scholarship -- A Call to Action, AAU, ARL, CNI, and NASULGC

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Faculty Survey 2009: Key Strategic Insights for Libraries, Publishers, and Societies, Roger C. Schonfeld and Ross Housewright

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Current Models of Digital Scholarly Communication, Nancy L. Maron and K. Kirby Smith

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Key Concerns Within the Scholarly Communication Process, Alma Swan

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Changing Scholarly Communications and the Role of the Institutional Repository in the Digital Landscape, Marilyn Billings

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Changing Role of Libraries

The materials in this section discuss the new and changing roles of libraries in the digital age, especially as they relate to the Open Access movement and institutional repositories. Included here are resources on the role of library as publisher.

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Publishing Support for Small Print-Based Publishers: Options for ARL Libraries, October Ivins and Judy Luther

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Developments in Library Scholarly Communication Services, Adrian Ho

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Ithaka S+R Survey 2010: Insights from U.S. Academic Library Directors, Matthew P. Long and Roger C. Schonfeld

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The Library as Publisher, Ready or Not, Tim Tamminga and Alison Denby

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The End of Institutional Repositories and the Beginning of Social Academic Research Service: An Enhanced Role for Libraries, Stuart Basefsky

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Publishing Within the Institutional Repository, Berkeley Electronic Press

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Campus-based Publishing Partnerships: A Guide to Critical Issues, Raym Crow

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The Research Library's Role in Digital Repository Services, ARL Digital Repository Issues Task Force

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Research Library Publishing Services: New Options for University Publishing, Karla L. Hahn

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The Institutional Repository Rediscovered: What Can a University Do for Open Access Publishing, Jean-Gabriel Bankier and Irene Perciali

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Publishing Original Content in an Institutional Repository, Paul Royster

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Reinventing the Library -- How Repositories Are Causing Librarians to Rethink Their Professional Roles, Tyler O. Walters

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IR Implementation and Development

The articles and presentations in this section provide information and resources on practical considerations when implementing and developing a repository, including discussions of policy development and marketing the IR.

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Staffing the Repository: How to Build Your Team and Use it Effectively, Brad Matthies

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Repository Collection Policies, Jean-Gabriel Bankier and Courtney Smith

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Institutional Repositories for Medical Schools, Tim Tamminga

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Kick-Starting IR Success at Any Stage, Courtney Smith

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Digital Repositories at the Crossroads: Achieving Sustainable Success Through Campus-Wide Engagement, Jean-Gabriel Bankier and Courtney Smith

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Digital Commons: Examples of Successful Repositories, Tim Tamminga

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Persuasive Arguments for Establishing an Institutional Repository, James M. Donovan and Carol A. Watson

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Creating an Institutional Repository "on the Cheap", Brad Matthies

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Building a Business Case for the Institutional Repository, Berkeley Electronic Press

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Making the Case for an Institutional Repository to Your Provost, Jean-Gabriel Bankier, Courtney Smith, and Kathleen Cowan

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Repository Collection Development

The materials here deal specifically with practical considerations and advice on building the collections in your repository.

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A Collaboration Between Digital and Reference: Solutions for Copyright Clearance and Outreach, Heather Leary

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Managing ETDs in Digital Commons: A Case Study at Umass Amherst, Meghan Banach and Courtney Smith

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Developing Repository Collections: The Benefits Matter Most, Marianne Buehler

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Initial Development of an Online Repository to Facilitate Data Sharing and Collaborative Research: A Berglund Fellowship Report, Isaac Gilman and Daniel Munoz

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Light on ETD's: Out From the Shadows, Wendy Robertson and Rebecca Routh

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Recognizing Opportunities: Conversational Openings to Promote Positive Scholarly Communication Change, Adrian Ho and Daniel R. Lee

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Beyond Access: The Added Value of Electronic Thesis Implementation, Marisa Ramirez

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How to Fill Your Institutional Repository: Or, Practical Lessons I Learned by Doing, Paul Royster

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Developing Effective Scholarly Communication Advocates: A Case Study, Sara Fuchs and Pamela Brannon

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VERSIONS Toolkit (Versions of Eprints - user Requirements Study and Investigation Of the Need for Standards), London School of Economics

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Establishing Library Publishing: Best Practices for Creating Successful Journal Editors, Jean-Gabriel Bankier and Courtney Smith

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Feeding the Fledgling Repository, Ann Koopman

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Capturing Students’ International Experiences: eScholarship@UMMS and International Medical Education, James F. Comes, Cecile Bianco, Sally A. Gore, Lisa A. Palmer, and Mary E. Piorun

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Content Recruitment and Development: A Proactive Approach to Building an Institutional Repository, Richard Griscom, Marjorie Hassen, Mary D. Steiner, and Sandra Kerbel

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Navigating the world of copyright and permissions can be a big challenge to IR collection development. Collected here are some valuable resources on copyright, recommendations for tracking permissions, and information on educating authors about authors’ rights.

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A Collaboration Between Digital and Reference: Solutions for Copyright Clearance and Outreach, Heather Leary

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Securing the Scholarly Record, Committee Copyright

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Asking for Permission: A Survey of Copyright Workflows for Institutional Repositories, Ann Hanlon and Marisa Ramirez

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Copyright and Authors' Rights: A Briefing Paper, Kevin L. Smith and David R. Hansen

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Copyright: Know the Basics, Molly Kleinman

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Copyright and Cultural Institutions: Guidelines for Digitization for U.S. Libraries, Archives, and Museums, Peter B. Hirtle, Emily Hudson, and Andrew T. Kenyon

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Copyright Basics, United States Copyright Office

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VERSIONS Toolkit (Versions of Eprints - user Requirements Study and Investigation Of the Need for Standards), London School of Economics

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Author's Rights, Tout de Suite, Charles W. Bailey Jr.

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Copyright: The Crash Course, Paul Royster

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Library Faculty Publishing and Intellectual Property Issues: A Survey of Attitudes and Awareness, Howard Carter, Carolyn A. Snyder, and Andrea Imre

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Faculty Copyright Information - Encouraging Retention of Intellectual Property Rights, Cornell University ILR School, Martin P. Catherwood Library

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Law Repositories and Law Reviews

Law libraries often have unique content and requirements for their IRs. The materials here provide law library-specific information on open access, institutional repositories, and collection development, as well as helpful information on publishing and archiving law reviews in the repository.

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Citation Advantage of Open Access Legal Scholarship, James M. Donovan and Carol A. Watson

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Five Steps to Digitally Archiving Your Law Review, Courtney Smith

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Persuasive Arguments for Establishing an Institutional Repository, James M. Donovan and Carol A. Watson

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TCO and ROI: Assessing and Evaluating an Institutional Repository, Pamela Bluh

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Institutional Repositories: Essential Infrastructure for Scholarship in the Digital Age, Carol A. Watson, James M. Donovan, and Pamela Bluh

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Open Access to Student-Edited Law Journals, Benjamin J. Keele

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White Paper: Behind a Law School’s Decision to Implement an Institutional Repository, James M. Donovan and Carol A. Watson

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Applying the Access Principle in Law: The Responsibilities of the Legal Scholar, Richard A. Danner

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Institutional Repositories and the Principle of Open Access: Changing the Way We Think About Legal Scholarship, Carol Parker

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The Idea of the Law Review: Scholarship, Prestige, and Open Access, Michael J. Madison

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Case Studies

Each IR has its own approach to issues such as collection development, content display and organization, and copyright. This collection of presentations provides valuable insight into how individual institutions have approached the implementation and development of their IRs.

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A Collaboration Between Digital and Reference: Solutions for Copyright Clearance and Outreach, Heather Leary

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Case Study on the Development of the International Journal of Exercise Science, Thomas S. Lyons

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Creating an Institutional Repository "on the Cheap", Brad Matthies

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Build it and they will come?: Assessing the Impact of 'Academic Friendly' Practices on Institutional Repository Growth at Southern Cross University, Kerrie Burn and Katie Wilson

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The Development of an IR at an Undergraduate Liberal Arts College: The Macalester College Experience, Teresa Fishel

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At Your Service: Development of the DigitalCommons@Cal Poly, Marisa Ramirez

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Focus on Students in the Institutional Repository: Building Bridges from the Past to the Future, Stephanie Davis-Kahl

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Developing Effective Scholarly Communication Advocates: A Case Study, Sara Fuchs and Pamela Brannon

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White Paper: Behind a Law School’s Decision to Implement an Institutional Repository, James M. Donovan and Carol A. Watson

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Publishing Original Content in an Institutional Repository, Paul Royster

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Feeding the Fledgling Repository, Ann Koopman

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The Role of the Institutional Repository in Preserving the Scholarly Record of the University of Massachusetts, Mary E. Piorun, James F. Comes, and Marilyn Billings

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Outsourcing Open Access: Digital Commons at the University of Wollongong, Helen E. Mandl and Michael K. Organ

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Content Recruitment and Development: A Proactive Approach to Building an Institutional Repository, Richard Griscom, Marjorie Hassen, Mary D. Steiner, and Sandra Kerbel

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The Institutional Repository at the University of Nebraska - Lincoln: Its First Year of Operation, Paul Royster

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