Open Access Works

Digital/Print Books and Book Supplements

  • Institutional Repository and ETD Bibliography 2011 (2011): This selective bibliography presents over 600 English-language articles, books, technical reports, and other works that are useful in understanding institutional repositories and ETDs. This selective bibliography covers IR country and regional surveys, multiple-institution repositories, specific IRs, IR digital preservation issues, IR library issues, IR metadata strategies, institutional open access mandates and policies, IR R&D projects, IR research studies, IR open source software, and electronic theses and dissertations.
  • Transforming Scholarly Publishing through Open Access: A Bibliography (2010): This selective bibliography presents over 1,100 journal articles, books, and other textual works about the open access movement. "An outstanding overview of scholarship relating to the growing Open Access movement." - The Charleston Advisor (Reviews)
  • Open Access Bibliography: Liberating Scholarly Literature with E-Prints and Open Access Journals (2005) (Published by the Association of Research Libraries and Digital Scholarship): This selective bibliography provides an overview of open access concepts, and it presents over 1,300 books, conference papers (including some digital video presentations), debates, editorials, e-prints, journal and magazine articles, news articles, technical reports, and other printed and electronic sources that are useful in understanding the open access movement's efforts to provide free access to and unfettered use of scholarly literature. "This title is a major contribution to the study of the open access movement in general, as well as its emergence in the early twenty-first century." - Library Resources and Technical Services (Reviews)

Digital Bibliographies/Webliographies

  • Electronic Theses and Dissertations Bibliography (2005-2012): This selective bibliography presents over 150 articles, books, conference papers, technical reports, unpublished e-prints and other scholarly textual sources that are useful in understanding electronic theses and dissertations.
  • Institutional Repository Bibliography (2009-2011): This selective bibliography presents over 460 articles, books, technical reports, and other scholarly textual sources that are useful in understanding institutional repositories. (Table of contents.)
  • Open Access Journals Bibliography (2010): This selective bibliography presents over 210 books and articles that are useful in understanding open access journals. (Table of contents.)
  • Open Access Webliography, with Adrian K. Ho (2005). This webliography presents a wide range of electronic resources related to the open access movement that are freely available on the Internet as of April 2005.

Other Publications

  • Author's Rights, Tout de Suite (2008). This publication is designed to give journal article authors a quick introduction to key aspects of author's rights and to foster further exploration of this topic through liberal use of relevant references to online documents and links to pertinent Web sites.
  • Institutional Repositories, Tout de Suite (2008). This publication is designed to give the reader a very quick introduction to key aspects of institutional repositories and to foster further exploration of this topic through liberal use of relevant references to online documents and links to pertinent websites.

Social Media

  • DigitalKoans (2005-present): This weblog provides news and commentary on digital copyright, digital curation, digital repositories, open access, scholarly communication, and other digital information issues. See the following major post categories: Open Access, Publishing, and Self-Archiving. Over 8,200 posts.