Tag Archives: 'open-access'

Open Access: Copyright Q + A

Open Access: Copyright Q + A

by Rose Petralia Instructors, whether they teach online or on campus, frequently have questions about using copyrighted materials in their courses. Finding answers always boils down to first determining who actually holds the copyright and what the [...]

Open Access: The Rainbow Connection

Open Access: The Rainbow Connection

by Rose Petralia OA journals pay their bills very much the way broadcast television and radio stations do… The costs of producing OA literature, the savings over conventionally published literature, and the business models for recovering the [...]

Open Access: Open Educational Resources

Open Access: Open Educational Resources

by Rose Petralia OER are educational materials produced by one party that are licensed to be used free of charge by others. OER come in many forms—from curriculum to homework assignment to textbooks. And OER exist for [...]

Open Access: Florida Tech’s Scholarship Repository

Open Access: Florida Tech’s Scholarship Repository

by Rose Petralia Though you may think of Open Access as an alternative publishing model – and it is – it is also a model for universities to collect, showcase, and share their research and other scholarly [...]

Open Access: Redefining Impact

Open Access: Redefining Impact

by Rose Petralia Altmetrics expand our view of what impact looks like, but also of what’s making the impact. This matters because expressions of scholarship are becoming more diverse. ~ J. Priem, D. Taraborelli, P. Groth, & [...]

What’s Going on in Evans Library?

What’s Going on in Evans Library?

October is a busy month for Evans Library. Read about our new exhibits and upcoming events below: The Evans Library Easy Instruction Series features two sessions this month: Research Papers with Rebecca Weber will be held on [...]

Tracing the History of Emotion through Books

Tracing the History of Emotion through Books

By Rebecca Weber Happiness, depression, ambivalence, fear, elation…these are the words we’ve given to emotions that affect our everyday lives. Emotions intrigue me because through emotion, I can learn so much about how people process what [...]