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Do your know your rights as an author when you publish your research?
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Should You Share Your Research on Academia.edu?

Should You Share Your Research on Academia.edu? | Author' rights and IP | Scoop.it
The research-sharing network has attracted the attention of Elsevier, which has ordered some papers to be taken down. Here’s what you need to know about posting your work—and about how the site can help you.
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An academic's view of academia.edu and how to use it effectively.

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When You Give Your Copyright Away | Inside Higher Ed

When You Give Your Copyright Away | Inside Higher Ed | Author' rights and IP | Scoop.it
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A librarian's response to Elsevier's takedown notices sent out to scholars recently on Academia.edu: http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/posting-your-latest-article-you-might-have-to-take-it-down/48865

 

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Author rights, your rights

"SURFdirect, SURF's digital rights expert community, has produced a short film on Author rights, your rights"


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SHERPA/RoMEO - Home - Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving

Check copyright policies of publishers


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Open and Shut?: Guest Post: Charles Oppenheim on who owns the rights to scholarly articles

Open and Shut?: Guest Post: Charles Oppenheim on who owns the rights to scholarly articles | Author' rights and IP | Scoop.it
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Takeaway: Know the differences between the various versions of a scholarly paper; look at what rights you are signing away in your Copyright Transfer Agreement (CTA) and finally, make sure you self-archive your paper into your Institutional Repository.

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How do you know a journal is legitimate? | Scholarly Communication Program

How do you know a journal is legitimate? | Scholarly Communication Program | Author' rights and IP | Scoop.it

"As a researcher or scholar under pressure to publish, you may accept solicitations to submit articles for publication even if you are not familiar with the journal or publisher. Some of these offers are legitimate but others turn out to be scams. It is wise to take a few basic steps to learn more about a new or unfamiliar scholarly journal."


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Open Access & Open Archives: Self-Archiving FAQ

For the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI).

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-What-is/why/how FAQs

-What-to-do FAQs

-"I-worry-about..." 38 prima facie concerns

 

 

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Open Access Week: Authors’ Rights and Copyrights | The Sheridan Libraries Blog

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