Watch the Movie: Paywall: the Business of Scholarship

The Library has acquired rights to stream the documentary, Paywall: The Business of Scholarship. The film is about the costs, pains, and business of scholarly publishing. This is an important movie for those who want to understand how valuable information is hidden behind high-cost and seemingly free information. A critical article in Nature (Sep . . . → Read More: Watch the Movie: Paywall: the Business of Scholarship

Author Workshop: How to Get Published

Recorded Webinar now Available! The Health Sciences Library and Elsevier present How to Get Published. Tuesday, January 23, 2018. 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. New York Medical College, BSB, Pathology Conference Room 414.

Liz Perill, Executive Publisher in the Health and Medical Sciences division of Elsevier, will outline the important steps in preparing your . . . → Read More: Author Workshop: How to Get Published

How to Identify a Questionable OA Journal

We are at a crossroads in scholarly communications. The scholarly journal as we know it is possibly an outmoded format. We are no longer reliant on the mail to deliver print copies of discrete issues to be housed in libraries or in academics’ offices. Most academic libraries don’t purchase print journals anymore. Articles are . . . → Read More: How to Identify a Questionable OA Journal