Going Public: Opening Scholarship to All

Join us for Going Public: Opening Scholarship to All on March 26th from 9am – 12pm, a fully-online symposium about equity in the production of and access to scholarship.  Being public is one of the core tenets of the University of Washington. Open scholarship and going public with our research means engaging the broader community Read More…

Open Scholar Cafe

What is Open Scholar Cafe? You may have heard about Unlocking UW Tacoma’s Scholarly Work, the library’s SIF-funded pilot project. We know that folks may have questions about Open Access or making their scholarship more Open, which is why we are offering Open Scholar Cafe: a series of Pop-Up consultations to support faculty in sharing Read More…

Faculty: Unlock Your Scholarly Work, Connect with Readers & Communities

All UW Tacoma faculty members are invited to participate in “Unlocking UW Tacoma Scholarly Work,” a Strategic Impact Fund (SIF) pilot project the Library is launching this fall. The goal of this pilot is to enable faculty members to openly share more of their scholarly articles through Library-supported author profiles and UW Tacoma Digital Commons. Read More…

Library Photo of the Week

This week our librarians and staff participated in design activities to revise some of our workflows for sharing faculty publications to the UW Tacoma Digital Commons. This is just one of the many ways that UW librarians support open access publishing and sharing faculty research! (Protip: Faculty, make sure your SelectedWorks profile is up-to-date!)

Library Photo of the Week

UW Tacoma faculty are participating in a library workshop this week to learn about and implement OER (Open Educational Resources). We invited UW Tacoma institutional analyst and astronomy professor Alice Few to Wednesday’s session to share her perspectives and experience in transitioning to OER teaching. In the coming weeks participating faculty will create OER implementation Read More…