INFO 281 Course Information
Seminar in Contemporary Issues
Scholarly Communication and Publishing: Access, Intellectual Property, and Impact (2 units)
This course will investigate the information professional's roles in scholarly communications and publishing. Includes digital publishing and preservation, open access platforms, open educational resources, open data, impact and (alt)metrics, copyright, and related intellectual property issues. Topics covered include attracting, selecting, managing, and disseminating content; developing policies; and measuring impact.