Juvenile books get a new home

The juvenile collection can now be found on the second floor, just across from the Pop Shop.

The juvenile collection is a well-used resource, and attracts several diverse populations including students studying elementary education, ESL speakers and learners, and the many visitors that love to bring their children to browse for their next exciting reading adventure.

Updated Aug 23, 2017 by Webmaster

Where did the books go?

In order to accommodate new seats and study tables, we needed to clear space occupied by bookshelves. That meant we would have to remove some print materials from the collection. But which ones?

Updated Aug 23, 2017 by Webmaster

Add a Linkout in PubMed to a Free Version of Your Article with IUPUI ScholarWorks

The libraries are proud of the scholarship produced by the IUPUI campus. In fact, with the institutional repository, IUPUI ScholarWorks, we've been working since 2004 to find ways to increase readership for works created by our faculty, staff, and students.
Linkout in PubMed to ScholarWorks

Updated Aug 09, 2017 by Scholarly Communication Librarian

But it's Your Article ... You Have the Right to Share

Have you ever posted a published journal article to a lab website, ResearchGate, or Academia.edu? If so, there's a chance that you'll be receiving a copyright takedown notice in the future. Most subscription journals require authors to sign exclusive rights over to the publisher; so, even if you're the author and the publisher didn't pay you to write it, you don't own it.

Updated Jun 15, 2017 by Scholarly Communication Librarian

IUPUI University Library Receives Grant to Establish 3D Digital Archiving Standards

INDIANAPOLIS—LYRASIS, a nonprofit membership organization that supports information professionals, has awarded the Center for Digital Scholarship at the Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) University Library a grant of $29,500. This grant was awarded to further the standardization of 3D digital archiving.

Updated Jul 25, 2018 by Webmaster

Unpaywall

Unpaywall: Find legal freely available copies of articles otherwise locked behind paywalls.

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See the article in the Chronicle of Higher Educationhttp://www.chronicle.com/article/How-a-Browser-Extension-Could/239714

Updated May 17, 2017 by Webmaster

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 Communication Librarian

Jenny Johnson of the IUPUI University Library named a ‘Mover & Shaker’ by Library Journal

Indianapolis—The national publication Library Journal has named Jenny Johnson, Digital Scholarship Outreach Librarian at the IUPUI University Library, to their 2017 “Movers & Shakers” list.  Johnson, selected as one of the top digital developers in the library industry, joined 51 other librarians from across the country on this prestigious list.

Updated Jul 25, 2018 by Webmaster