Happy Fair Use / Fair Dealing Week! This annual event runs from February 20 – February 24, 2017. Fair use (United States) and fair dealing (Canada, Australia, etc.) provide exceptions to copyright. Why are we celebrating? The event’s official website describes the impact:
The Office of Scholarly Communication
The term “scholarly communication” broadly refers to the steps of scholarly research, writing, publishing, and any other aspect of scholarly output. It is a complex process.
The process includes, but is not limited to:
- Doing research for a paper
- Preparing to write a journal article
- Determining which publisher to use
- Facilitating awareness and access to your works
Our Office provides services for three important aspects of scholarly communication:
Acquaint yourself with the research process, and learn more about our services to help you with your own research.
Learn about open access and what it means for universities, libraries, and your own published works.
The UCF Libraries released a new video to guide viewers through the Research Lifecycle (RLC) model. The RLC was created by the UCF Libraries’ Scholarly Communication Task Force in order to: Help understand the research process Show the location and types of services available for researchers Highlight missing support areas in order to establish new […]
Let us wish you a great Love Your Data Week! This international event exists to help researchers take care of their data. Each day this week focuses on a specific aspect of data. If you are a researcher or deal with data regularly, you can participate in this event by considering these topics each day […]