Scholarly communication survey results on use of Penn's institutional repository, ScholarlyCommons.
ScholarlyCommons (http://repository.upenn.edu/) has served as the University of Pennsylvania’s open access institutional repository since 2004. The repository, hosted on Elsevier's bepress Digital Commons software, allows for faculty, students, and Penn researchers to share scholarly materials publicly and without paywalls. Fiscal Year 2018 (July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018) was ScholarlyCommons’ strongest to date. The … Continue reading Read the ScholarlyCommons FY18 Report
The Penn Libraries celebrated International Open Access Week 2017 with a broad array of events designed around this year’s theme of “Open In Order To.” The theme invited organizers to develop events that went beyond just talking about openness in itself and focus on what openness enables—in an individual discipline, at a particular institution, or … Continue reading Open Access Week 2017 at Penn Libraries Brings Together Dozens to Explore Theme of “Open In Order To”