Chemistry in the Open: MIT Professor Kit Cummins and three societies make the case for open access

Leaders from three chemistry societies came to MIT during International Open Access Week to speak about their open access...

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OA research in the news: AeroAstro turns 100

Last week, MIT’s Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics celebrated its 100th anniversary with a three-day Centennial Symposium. The events…

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Download statistics on open access articles now available

The MIT Libraries have launched a new service offering download data for articles collected under the MIT Faculty Open Access Policy. MIT authors can log in…

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Second annual Open Access Week table a success

Nearly 30 students, researchers, and staff stopped by the Office of Scholarly Publishing, Copyright & Licensing (OSPCL) table in…

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Readers worldwide benefit from MIT open access articles

The MIT faculty established their open access policy as an expression of their commitment “to disseminating the fruits of research and scholarship as widely as possible,” and…

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Downloads of MIT open access articles exceed 2.4 million

Downloads of articles in the MIT Open Access Articles Collection, made available under the faculty’s open access policy, now total over 2,460,000. Monthly downloads from the collection of…

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New web page summarizes major US research funder open access requirements

As part of an effort to provide information about new open access requirements that are emerging from the White House Directive on “Expanding Public Access to the Results…

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An Open Access Week event: Chemistry societies and open access — new options for authors

In honor of International Open Access Week, the MIT Libraries are sponsoring a panel discussion on October 24 which...

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OA research in the news: Autism as a disorder of prediction

In a paper published this month, MIT researchers suggest that many of the…

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