Faculty Open Access Policies
Date Recorded: February 01, 2018
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Date Recorded: February 01, 2018
To facilitate and ensure open access to their scholarship, faculty at academic institutions of all types and sizes have enacted policies that preserve copies of their articles in their institution’s repository. During this webinar, participants will learn about the function and importance of institutional open access policies, the variety of terms present in these policies, and the common tactics utilized to draft, promote and pass such policies. Further, participants will hear the experience of Luther Seminary from both the library and the faculty administrator perspective on the recent passage of its open access policy.
Christine Fruin is ATLA’s Scholarly Communication/Open Access Publishing Manager. As both a lawyer and a librarian, she has cultivated expertise in copyright, scholarly publishing, and open access and is a frequent author and speaker on these topics.
Andrew Keck is Director of Library Services at Luther Seminary. The library launched an institutional repository in January 2016 and worked with faculty to develop an Open Access Policy that was approved in October 2017.
Dr. Craig R. Koester is Vice President of Academic Affairs, Professor and Asher O. and Carrie Nasby Chair of New Testament at Luther Seminary. A prolific senior scholar, he has added over twenty peer-reviewed articles and essays to the library’s institutional repository.