APC Fund for Authors
The Libraries have created a fund to help Carnegie Mellon authors pay Article Processing Charges (APC) to publish in open access journals – offering up to $1,500 per article, with a cap of $3,000 per author per fiscal year. Ideally, the corresponding author’s department will also contribute to paying the APC.
Copyright & Fair Use – New Resources
CMU’s succinct updated Fair Use Policy (April 2013) recommends balancing fair use factors ‘in the light of purposes of copyright’ and describes academic best practices for fair use.
A Personal Note on Oklahoma
A note from Gloriana St. Clair’s college roommate, Theresa Jaye, in Oklahoma:
I woke to the sound of thunder at 5:13 am – no one in okieland today could go back to sleep hearing that rumbling. as i rose, i could see sharp, white lightning splitting the clouds, and the bob seger line went with me as i found the morning weather report: “woke last night to the sound of thunder, how far off, i sat and wonder, starting humming a tune from 1962″
Sorrells Library closed for renovations
Sorrells E&S Library in Wean Hall is closed from May 15-Aug. 10 for major renovations. Plans to minimize disruption of the closure are being publicized directly to Sorrells Library constituencies.
Please contact Head of Science Libraries Matt Marsteller at email@example.com or 412-268-7212 if you have questions or concerns.
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