Milner Library’s Scholarly Communication Team is here to support your open access needs.
A recent update to the finding aids database used by University Archives and Special Collections will increase accessibility and ease of access to collections.
On July 26, the authentification process for Milner Library’s electronic resources will be updated.
Open access is often discussed in terms of publishing but can also be part of the research process.
Summer is a good time to explore the world of Open Access. Check out information on linked data, virtual conferences, newsletters, and more!
Milner Library announces an online exhibition exploring the diverse identities of circus performers.
Much of the material created by the United States Government is not copyrighted, but many historical publications are only available in physical formats. Open access efforts are working to change that.
Most of the items uploaded to Illinois State University’s institutional repository are PDFs. But for those whose work is better showcased outside the boundaries of an article, ISU ReD has that covered, too.
Like any material, Open Access publications sometimes “disappear” from the web. Professional organizations dissolve and their conference web pages are taken down, publishers cease operations and their assets are sold or go into legal limbo, and individuals lose interest in maintaining websites and move on.
Milner Library faculty will facilitate a variety of workshops as part of CTLT’s Summer Institute.