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CU Boulder authors can publish open access in PLOS journals without charge

Sept. 8, 2022

The University Libraries’ three-year agreement with PLOS will help more CU Boulder authors publish their research articles open access.

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Apply for an open educational resources grant

June 15, 2022

Faculty and GPTIs interested in open educational resources are encouraged to apply by August 1, 2022.

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CU Boulder adds new discovery tool for open access research

Oct. 26, 2021

The tool is an initiative from the Office of Faculty Affairs, the Office of Data Analytics and the University Libraries to connect new audiences with faculty works.

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University Libraries commits funds to support publishing open access monographs

April 7, 2021

CU Boulder faculty and participating university presses can apply to receive funding from the libraries to fund an open access monograph publication through the Toward an Open Monograph Ecosystem (TOME) initiative.

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Champions of open educational resources eligible for annual award

Jan. 28, 2021

The Office of Academic Affairs and the Open CU Steering Team are accepting nominations for the annual Open Educational Resources (OER) Champion Award.

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'Unlocking COVID-19 through Open Access' with Jason Shuo Zhang

Dec. 11, 2020

Unlocking COVID-19 through Open Access is a video series produced by the University Libraries and the Center for Research Data & Digital Scholarship that highlights CU Boulder faculty and researchers using the open access publishing model to make their work on COVID-19 more accessible to the public. Learn how CU...

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'Unlocking COVID-19 through Open Access' with Shelly Miller

Oct. 27, 2020

Learn how Shelly Miller, a professor of Mechanical Engineering at CU Boulder and faculty in the Environmental Engineering Program, is using the libraries' institutional repository CU Scholar to make her research on the transmission of SARS-CoV-2 through instruments available to the public during the pandemic.

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CUATL Ep. 12: The Importance of Open Government

Oct. 26, 2020

This is a special audio documentary affiliated with Opentober , a month-long celebration of open access at the University Libraries—and a reminder that we as citizens have the right to an open and responsive system of government for the welfare and wellbeing of the communities they represent. The University Libraries...

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'Unlocking COVID-19 through Open Access' with Morteza Karimzadeh

Oct. 16, 2020

Unlocking COVID-19 through Open Access is a video series produced by the University Libraries and the Center for Research Data & Digital Scholarship that highlights CU Boulder faculty and researchers using the open access publishing model to make their work on COVID-19 more accessible to the public. Morteza Karimzadeh, an...

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Quiz: How much do CU Boulder Libraries subscription resources cost?

Sept. 30, 2020

Did you know the University Libraries spend more than $10 million every year to maintain access to subscription resources? Test your knowledge of the value of some of the resources the University Libraries provide. Along the way, you will learn more about the value provided by purchased subscription resources and...

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