In this guide you will find information and resources related to scholarly communication, as well as information on UNCG's own scholarly communication services and publishing initiatives.
"Scholarly Communication" is the complex process used by scholars to publish and share the results of their research. It involves a wide variety of interactive elements—research and writing, the intellectual properties produced, the economics of the publishing industry, the control and ownership of published works, technological innovations, and the overall academic culture of research, publication, promotion, and tenure.
Over the last decade, academic administrators, scholars, and librarians have been uniting in efforts that would allow them to "reclaim" the research and scholarly works that they and their institutions are producing.
Scholarly Communication efforts include: