International Open Access Week

By Melissa Bernstein for the Faust Library Blog –

This week, October 23-29, 2017, is the 10thInternational Open Access Week. This year’s theme is “Open in order to…” Established by SPARC (a global coalition committed to making Open the default for research and education) and partners in the student community in 2008, International Open Access Week is an opportunity to take action in making openness the default for research—to raise the visibility of scholarship, accelerate research, and turn breakthroughs into better lives.

You can read more about Open Access Week here.

Be sure to check out LawArXiv, an open access legal repository owned and maintained by members of the scholarly legal community. Uploading articles to LawArXiv is free to the scholarly legal community and all uploaded content is freely accessible to the public. Read more about the importance of LawArXiv here.