Resource Guide for Authors: Open Access, Copyright, and the Digital Commons
Library and Information Science
"This article aims to introduce you to the important issues about copyright and open access; to convince you that providing open access to your research is a right and a responsibility; and to provide concrete information and instructions so that all of you can easily contribute and enrich the global information commons. This is a push for institutional change, commoners, because few of you see yourselves as archivists, publishers, or librarians. But you must begin to take an active role in freeing information. The information that the world needs and values is in your hands."
Hess, Charlotte. 2005. “A Resource Guide for Authors: Open Access, Copyright, and the Digital Commons.” CPR Digest (March) http://www.iasc-commons.org/sites/default/files/cd02.pdf
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