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Watching Open Access Grow Greener at IUPUI

Green open access (OA) is the practice of providing free access to a scholarly work on a website with no paywalls. Ideally, the authors of these green OA works observe the terms of copyright policies while also depositing items in a library-supported institutional repository or a not-for-profit subject repository. When authors do this, it's called "self-archiving."

Updated Apr 24, 2017 by Scholarly Communications Librarian

renku by the IUPUI University Library Center for Digital Scholarship

Here the Center writes
renku, person by person
don't over think it

Partner by Partner
Collections are created
Open to the world

Scholarship online
build collections...connections
iupui

Access to culture
Sharing of experience
Creates connection

Metadata good
Easy access to items
digitize your stuff!

Connecting people
to new discovery
knowledge creation

Cultural archives
Potentially discarded
New, not obsolete

Publish digital

Updated Feb 24, 2017 by Associate Dean of Digital Scholarship

3D Scanning and Printing at the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

View the Inside Indiana Business story covering IUPUI University Library Center for Digital Scholarship's 3D scanning collaboration with the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site and IU School of Informatics.

Updated Feb 22, 2017 by Webmaster

IUPUI Open Access Publishing Funds Available for Faculty Authors

Did you know that more than 13% of IUPUI’s journals articles were published in open access journals in 2016? 

Updated Feb 17, 2017 by Scholarly Communications Librarian

IUPUI Open Access Policy 2016 – A Year in Review

The IUPUI Open Access Policy was adopted by the faculty council on October 7, 2014. Since that day, the University Library Center for Digital Scholarship has been working to promote broad participation while also minimizing the labor for our faculty authors. The policy enables several paths to participation while relying on the Center to bring them altogether and, ultimately, to archive articles in the open access (OA) institutional repository, IUPUI ScholarWorks. Here are a few of the ways that faculty authors can participate in the policy:

Updated Jan 24, 2017 by Webmaster

SocArXic: An open archive for the social sciences

At the close of OA week, I want to mention a new open repository specifically dedicated to the social sciences, SocArXiv, which launched this past July.

Updated Oct 28, 2016 by Social Sciences & Digital Publishing Librarian

Open Access for 3D Objects

The Center for Digital Scholarship provides several services that are not only available to university faculty, staff and students but also to Indianapolis community and cultural heritage institutions. Our latest venture is the exploration of 3D digitization and how to make these collections openly available in an online environment.

Updated Oct 28, 2016 by Digital Outreach Librarian

IIIF - An Open Access Tool

The International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF – pronounced “triple-I-F”) has as one of its primary goals to provide scholars and researchers open access to the ever growing collection of digital image repositories around the world.

Updated Oct 28, 2016 by Webmaster