We offer a wide range of services including self-archiving, promoting and distributing scholarship, providing alternative forms of Scholarly Publishing, retaining author rights, advancing open access, DigitalCommons@WayneState, consulting on copyright and research data management, and much more.


Open Access Fund

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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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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Jun 06, 2016
Dissecting the EU’s Open Access resolution

Over the long Memorial Day weekend, member states of the European Union agreed on a resolution that all scientific research papers produced in EU would be Open Access by the year 2020. This is obviously welcome news for both OA advocates and for scientific researchers the world over, as they can ostensibly look forward to […]

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Katherine Akers

Biomedical Research/Research Data Specialist

katherine.akers@wayne.edu

(313) 577-9593

Damecia Donahue

Scholarly Communications Librarian

dnd@wayne.edu

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Cole Hudson

Digital Publishing Librarian

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(313) 577-2659

Graham Hukill

Digital Publishing Librarian

graham.hukill@wayne.edu

(313) 577-5951

Joshua Neds-Fox

Coordinator for Digital Publishing

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(313) 577-4460

Michael Priehs

Coordinator for Scholarly Communications & Copyright

mpriehs@wayne.edu

(313) 577-8743