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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.
Yesterday we talked a little bit about the Open Access movement to share research. Today we are going to focus on the benefits of having research freely available. Let’s look at a government agency right in our own backyard — NASA. You may not realize this, but NASA research and technology has contributed to the […]