New OA Option from Cambridge University Press

University of Washington authors have a new option for Open Access publishing with Cambridge University Press. Cambridge University Press is waiving UW author Open Access fees for some of its journals, allowing authors to make their articles open to all readers on the publisher’s platform without cost. Authors will not have to pay the usual Article Processing Charge (APC) for research articles published OA in Cambridge University Press’s hybrid and gold OA journals. This option has been made possible through a recent agreement between Cambridge University Press and the Orbis Cascade Alliance (including the UW Libraries). A list of eligible…

International Open Access Week 2020, October 19-25

This week libraries around the world are celebrating International Open Access Week (October 19-25). This year’s theme is Open with Purpose: Taking Action to Build Structural Equity and Inclusion, which highlights the importance of centering equity and inclusion in open publishing, scholarship, and pedagogy.   The Library invites you to engage with Open Access this week by: Reviewing the UW Faculty Open Access Policy Adding one of your articles or datasets to the UW’s Open Access repository, ResearchWorks Exploring the International Open Access Week website to learn more about equity and inclusion and OA, or checking out how libraries and publishers…