Take Control of Your Publications with eScholarship

An Open Access Week presentation open to all Anthropology faculty and graduate students, ARF affiliates, and other interested students and faculty

Catherine Mitchell

Director, CDL Publishing Group

University of California

Monday, October 19, 2009

4:30 – 6.00 p.m.

Archaeological Research Facility, 2251 College Building, Room 101

Keep your copyright

Reach more readers

Publish when you want to

Protect your work’s future

…all with no fees

eScholarship offers a robust open access* publishing platform that enables departments, research units, publishing programs, and individual scholars associated with the University of California to have direct control over the creation and dissemination of the full range of their scholarship, including:

Journals Conference Proceedings

Books Working Papers

Postprints Seminar/Paper Series

Initiated in 2002, eScholarship  is an intiative of the California Digital Library. It now houses over 30,000 publications with more than 9 million full-text downloads to date. The rate of usage of these materials has grown dramatically in the past 7 years, now often exceeding 170,000 downloads per month.

http://www.cdlib.org/programs/escholarship.html

Come learn how you can get started publishing with eScholarship today!

“Open-access (OA) literature is digital, online, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions…OA is entirely compatible with peer review, and all the major OA initiatives for scientific and scholarly literature insist on its importance.”

Source:  Peter Suber:  http://www.openaccessweek.org/wp-content/uploads/a-very-brief-intro-a4.pdf


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