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Happy anniversary, MIT faculty open access policy

Happy anniversary, MIT faculty open access policy

Ten years on, open access grows and expands at MIT and beyond

On March 18, 2009, MIT faculty unanimously approved a university-wide open access policy, the first of its kind in the country....

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Open access downloads: February 2019

Open access downloads: February 2019

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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Celebrate Fair Use Week with the MIT Libraries! 

Celebrate Fair Use Week with the MIT Libraries! 

Fair Use Week is a celebration of your right to reuse and remix. Fair use is the copyright limitation that allows...

Scholarly communication
Open access downloads: January 2019

Open access downloads: January 2019

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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When did it enter the public domain?

When did it enter the public domain?

This post is part of the MIT Libraries Public Domain Day celebration. Read the full text of public domain books digitized...

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Harvard Library and MIT Libraries provide recommendations for Plan S implementation

Plan S is an initiative for open access that was launched in September 2018. It requires that, from 2020, scientific publications...

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Celebrate Public Domain Day with the MIT Libraries

Celebrate Public Domain Day with the MIT Libraries

January 1, 2019, is the first time in 20 years that works published in the U.S. have entered the public domain....

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