This week, March 1 – 5, we observe Open Education Week, a global celebration of the open education movement. What is open education? The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) defines it as “resources, tools and practices that are free of legal, financial and technical barriers and can… read more
Now updated with new date and time The university community is invited to participate in a town hall about academic publishing and open access practices at The University of Texas at Austin on Thursday, March 11th at 3:30pm. The event is co-sponsored by the Provost’s Sustainable Open Scholarship (SOS) Working… read more
For Black History Month, we feature material in TSW concerning Black History including items about music, art, sports, politics, and gender. Take a look at the diverse works here.
Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Jan 31 Access to Penn State scholarly research expands through two new agreements | Penn State University news.psu.edu/story/645842/2… Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Jan 25 Assault on open access to science in india downtoearth.org.in/blog/science-t… Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Jan 25 Open access publishing could end academic elitism in science dailycal.org/2021/01/22/ope… Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Jan 22 Let it flow… read more
Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Jan 15 Archivists Are Mining Parler Metadata to Pinpoint Crimes at the Capitol vice.com/en/article/qjp… via @vice Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Jan 15 Turning the Page: Emory’s leadership in digital publishing and open access expands the scope and reach of new humanities scholarship links.emory.edu/68 via @EmoryUniversity Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Jan 15 A Big Science Publisher… read more
Regarding the horrific news of the attack on the U.S. Capitol, here are some various materials that mention the “U.S. Capitol” and its place in American History, either as backdrop or being up front and center.
You are invited to a virtual workshop on Friday, February 5 at 9:30am to learn how you can openly license your teaching and learning objects to increase their reach and impact. You will also learn how to find and identify other learning artifacts with open licenses that you can share… read more
Happy New Year! January 1, 2021 marks the date that items published in the year 1925 enter the public domain in the United States. January 1st of any given year is the date that items typically fall into the public domain. This happens 70 years after the death of the author,… read more
Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Dec 31 Top 10 APIs for Museums programmableweb.com/news/top-10-ap… Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Dec 26 Elsevier and Wiley Declare War on Research Community in India newsclick.in/Elsevier-Wiley… Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Dec 22 Billion-Dollar Book Companies Are Ripping Off Public Schools newrepublic.com/article/160649… Texas ScholarWorks @utdigitalrepo Dec 22 Visions of Success: Academic Libraries in a Post COVID-19 World libraryjournal.com/?detailStory=V… Texas… read more
Thank you for all your support during this challenging year! Enjoy the holiday season and we will see you back here in 2021!