Workshop: ResearchGate, Authors' Rights, and You


Nov. 14, 2018, 10am to 11:30am

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Pioche Room


Questions about making your research articles available online on professional networking sites like ResearchGate or, university and disciplinary repositories, or your own website? Attendees will learn about: journal copyright transfer agreements; how to navigate journal policies for sharing articles online; and why authors may consider using multiple venues for sharing their articles.

Attendees will be able to:

  • Identify aspects of copyright transfer agreements relating to article-sharing
  • Use SHERPA/RoMEO, a tool to quickly determine a journal's article sharing policies
  • Distinguish between Academic Social Networking Sites (ASNS), and repositories like Digital Scholarship@UNLV, and can identify the reasons for using them

Fascilitator: Andrea Wirth, Digital Scholarship Librarian

The event is part of the University Libraries' Faculty and Graduate Student Workshop Series.

Admission Information

Open to faculty and graduate students. 

Please RSVP online.

Contact Information

University Libraries
Mark Lenker

External Sponsor

University Libraries