Category Archives: open/public access

October 15th, 2018

How many times have you encountered a “paywall” when looking to read a full-text article? While frustrating and inconvenient to the individual, have you paused to consider how the high […]

October 19th, 2016

Visit the Wisconsin Science Festival program guide to plan your day (and month).  While many events and programs will take place at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, there are many other area venues–including the Henry Vilas […]

May 2nd, 2016

Put some spring in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 7.  From 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. Smith Greenhouse, Allen Centennial Garden, BioTron and Steenbock […]

June 4th, 2015

UW-Madison Libraries enjoys a Gold Subscription to Royal Society of Chemistry publications. With this subscription, authors publishing in RSC journals can request to have the article published as open access […]

February 17th, 2015

University of Wisconsin Digital Collections in partnership with the Department of Natural Resources has just released a digital collection of historic photos. The photos in this collection, as captured and […]

November 20th, 2014

Beginning in January 2015, UW-Madison will offer a series of six MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) exploring issues of climate, sustainability, technology and human experience.  Each MOOC is designed to […]

October 12th, 2010

The Wisconsin Idea is the principle that our efforts here, as students and staff, should inform and enrich our communities beyond the university. UW-Madison researchers are now able to fulfill […]

June 15th, 2009

If you have completed your university studies—we congratulate you on that achievement. And, did you know that there are library resources you can continue to access once you have left […]

November 13th, 2008

As of April 7, 2008, all investigators who are funded by NIH must submit their accepted, peer-reviewed manuscripts to PubMed Central upon acceptance for publication. These manuscripts will be made […]

October 13th, 2008

October 14th has been named Open Access Day! Libraries, publishers and academic institutions will be using this day to draw attention to the Open Access Movement—a movement that seeks to […]