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Library Open Access publishing funds
Presentation on scope, successes and challenges facing library Open Access publishing funds delivered at the Canadian Association of Learned Journals meeting at Congress 2014, Brock University, St. Catharines, ON, Canada. ...
Open Access funds: getting a bigger bang for our bucks
(Charleston Library Conference 2015, 2015-11)
Many libraries offer open access publishing funds to support authors in paying article processing charges (APC) levied by some OA journals. However, there are few standard practices for managing or assessing these funds. ...
Extraterrestrial Human Geographies
In 2007, Fraser MacDonald put out a call for human geographers to get involved in space studies research, given the ways that geopolitical systems on Earth are likely to affect the future uses of outer space by those groups ...
Diving into the ACRL Framework: Engaging Graduate Students with Threshold Concepts
Librarians face many challenges when planning instruction for graduate students. Masters and PhD students typically arrive in their programs with wide ranging research skills and backgrounds. They may have assumptions about ...
WisCon Geographies: A Statistical and Spatial Analysis of WisCon Members, 1998-2008
(Aqueduct Press, 2014)
An Exploration of Faculty Experiences With Open Access Journal Publishing at Two Canadian Comprehensive Universities
(Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research, 2016)
Introduction: This exploratory study was intended to shed light on Canadian academics’ participation in, knowledge of and attitudes towards Open Access (OA) journal publishing. The primary aim of the study was to inform ...
Bridging the business data divide: insights into primary and secondary data use by business researchers
(International Association for Social Science Information Services & Technology, 2015-09)
Academic librarians and data specialists use a variety of approaches to gain insight into how researcher data needs and practices vary by discipline, including surveys, focus groups, and interviews. Some published studies ...