Category: Scholarly communication

Open access downloads: July 2018

Open access downloads: July 2018

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

The Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT includes 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 2018

Open access downloads: June 2018

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

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

Scholarly communication

MIT and Royal Society of Chemistry Sign First North American “Read and Publish” Agreement for Scholarly Articles

Experiment aims to shift publishing models toward open access

The MIT Libraries and the Royal Society of Chemistry have signed a groundbreaking license agreement that incorporates elements of a traditional...

Scholarly communication
Scouring Millions of Papers to Create New Materials

Scouring Millions of Papers to Create New Materials

Libraries help make articles accessible for text and data mining

As a scientist interested in developing sustainable methods to create materials, Elsa Olivetti wanted to data mine decades of scholarly articles...

 Bibliotech
Libraries Host Grand Challenges Summit

Libraries Host Grand Challenges Summit

Experts convene at MIT to set research agenda

Forty-five experts from across disciplines gathered at MIT March 19–23 for a week of workshops focused on the most vital issues...

 Bibliotech

News from MIT Press

Press Hosts Peer Review Transparency Workshop

In January 2018, the MIT Press partnered with Amherst College Press to host a critical dialogue on the nature of peer...

 Bibliotech
Video: Herng Yi Cheng ’18

Video: Herng Yi Cheng ’18

MIT senior brings important voice to Institute committees

  Herng Yi Cheng ’18 (Course 18) talks about serving on MIT’s Committee on the Library System and the Open Access...

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New milestone for the DSpace@MIT OA collection

New milestone for the DSpace@MIT OA collection

More than 10 million downloads of open access articles since 2009

As of May 2018, readers around the world have downloaded articles from the Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT more than 10 million times....

Scholarly communication
Open access downloads: April 2018

Open access downloads: April 2018

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

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

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