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The Library System administers a fund to underwrite publication charges for materials published by full-time faculty in fee-based, peer-reviewed venues that are openly accessible.

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Aug 18, 2016
SocArXiv Begins Accepting Article Submissions

In my last post for the Scholars Cooperative, I gave a brief overview of a major issue occurring as a result of Elsevier’s takeover of SSRN, that many papers on SSRN were being taken down due to “copyright concerns.” It seems that articles uploaded without a statement indicating explicit permission from the copyright holder to […]

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Jul 19, 2016
SSRN Begins Removing Papers Over “Copyright Concerns”

In May of this year, academic publishing giant Elsevier acquired the Social Sciences Research Network (SSRN), an extremely popular Open Access (OA) repository for the social sciences, economics, law, and the humanities. I wrote then about some concerns I had with Elsevier, historically a profit-oriented and anti-OA company, operating a popular OA platform. It seems that, […]

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