Category: Scholarly communication

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Exploring Open Access

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Exploring Open Access

October 27, 2017 1 - 4:30pm

Explore open access scholarship from MIT and beyond

Join us at MIT Libraries to celebrate Open Access Week 2017 by editing one of the largest open access projects –...

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Video profile: Chris Sherratt

Video profile: Chris Sherratt

A day with one of MIT Libraries' science and engineering experts

  Watch a video portrait of Chris Sherratt, librarian for atmospheric and oceanic sciences, energy and environment, and nuclear science and...

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Open access downloads: August 2017

Open access downloads: August 2017

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

The Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT houses scholarly articles by MIT-affiliated authors made available through open access policies at MIT or publisher agreements. Each month...

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Labor and Reward in Science: Do Women Have an Equal Voice in Scholarly Communication?

Labor and Reward in Science: Do Women Have an Equal Voice in Scholarly Communication?

September 25, 2017 12 - 1pm

A Brown Bag with Cassidy Sugimoto

Despite progress, gender disparities in science persist. Women remain underrepresented in the scientific workforce and under rewarded for their contributions. This...

Scholarly communication
MIT to Host Summit on Grand Challenges in Information Science & Scholarly Communication

MIT to Host Summit on Grand Challenges in Information Science & Scholarly Communication

Mellon Foundation grant supports interdisciplinary gathering of experts

MIT has received a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to host a summit on the Grand Challenges in Information...

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New milestones for open access policies at MIT

New milestones for open access policies at MIT

46% of faculty articles and first “opt-in” article now shared

MIT has reached a new open access milestone: 46 percent of faculty members’ articles published since the OA policy passed in...

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Open access downloads: July 2017

Open access downloads: July 2017

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

The Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT houses scholarly articles by MIT-affiliated authors made available through open access policies at MIT or publisher agreements. Each month...

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Open access downloads: June 2017

Open access downloads: June 2017

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

The Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT houses scholarly articles by MIT-affiliated authors made available through open access policies at MIT or publisher agreements. Each month...

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