Universities and libraries propose to SHARE

Monday, June 10, 2013

The Wired Campus blog reports that the Association of American Universities, the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, and the Association of Research Libraries are proposing that universities and libraries be the ones to make federally-funded research publicly available, not publishers.  According to a draft proposal dated June 7, 2013, the proposed Shared Access Research Ecosystem (SHARE) would leverage the repository infrastructure and services already provided by higher education institutions.

Read "Universities and Libraries Envision a 'Federated System' for Public Access to Research"


  • Ada Emmett
    Director, Shulenburger Office of Scholarly Communication & Copyright, KU Libraries

  • Josh Bolick
    Scholarly Communication Librarian
    Shulenburger Office of Scholarly Communication & Copyright, KU Libraries

  • Marianne Reed
    Digital Initiatives Coordinator
    Digital Initiatives & Discovery Services, KU Libraries

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