Proposed Presidential Policy on Open Access for Theses and Dissertations Office of Scholarly Communication | University of California

ab1630's bookmarks 2018-03-11


"A proposed new presidential policy on open access theses and dissertations is open for systemwide review until February 28, 2018. All members of the UC community are invited to comment on the draft policy. Visit the UC Academic Affairs website to read the draft policy, a cover letter with instructions on where to send comments, and a set of Frequently Asked Questions.

The draft policy was written by a task force including graduate students as well as representatives of the Graduate Deans, the Coordinating Committee on Graduate Affairs, the UC Libraries, and others. If passed, the policy will expand the University of California’s commitment to disseminating UC research as widely as possible by building on the Academic Senate and Presidential open access policies already in place. Like its predecessors, this policy on open access theses and dissertations would enable California and the rest of the world to freely access the research of UC scholars and, likewise, would improve the ability of UC’s graduates to reach a global audience...."


From feeds:

Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) » ab1630's bookmarks

Tags: oa.usa oa.policies oa.etds oa.u.california oa.consultations oa.students oa.faculty oa.ecr oa.policies.universities oa.repositories oa.universities oa.hei

Date tagged:

03/11/2018, 18:11

Date published:

03/11/2018, 14:12