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Publishing Your Research: Open Access Publishing

What is Open Access Publishing?

By "open access" to this literature, we mean its free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles... click here to continue reading.

For Authors

Learn more about your rights as an author publishing in open access journals, archiving in a repository, and publishers and funders rules about self-archiving and copyright.

Deceptive/Predatory Publishers

Search Beall's list to make an informed decision on where to publish your research.

As of January 15, 2017, Beall's lists of potential predatory publishers and journals have been removed from the Internet. The links below are to the archived version of Beall's blog, courtesy of the Internet Archive.

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Open Access Initiatives

Read the text from open access initiatives from researchers worldwide.

Downers Grove Campus Library (630) 515-6200
Littlejohn Hall
555 31st St. Downers Grove, IL 60515

Map and Driving Directions - IL

Glendale Campus Library (623) 572-3308
Sahuaro Hall
19555 N. 59th Ave. Glendale, AZ 85308

Map and Driving Directions - AZ