Scholarly Communications

Join Us for Upcoming Open Access Week Events

OA Week

      University of Colorado Boulder Libraries is proud to take part in Open Access Week (October 19-October 25) by hosting events on the CU-Boulder campus: Thursday, October 15th | 12pm Be Open: How “Open” Can Benefit the Early-Career Researcher Gemmill Library, Room MATH 150 Learn how to make certain your research and code is…

Need Help Writing a Data Management Plan? Try the DMPTool!

Many funding agencies now require data management plans to be submitted with grant proposals. In order to help make it easier to create these plans, the CU-Boulder Libraries have partnered with the DMPTool, a service of the California Digital Library that provides templates based on the requirements of various funding agencies. To get started creating…

Open Access Movement Continues to Gain Steam at CU, Nationally, and Abroad

From the tragic death of (Internet activist and digital wunderkind) Aaron Swartz to a recent CU-Boulder faculty resolution, new federal funding agency policy directives from the White House, and extensive international media coverage, the movement to provide open access to research and scholarship continues to build momentum and evolve at a rapid pace. Inspired in…