Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 53.46
Liaison Winnie Mulamba
Submission Date March 13, 2017
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STARS v2.1

University of South Florida St. Petersburg
AC-11: Open Access to Research

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 2.00 Sara Snader
Sustainability Intern
Facilities Services
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How many of the institution’s research-producing divisions are covered by a published open access policy that ensures that versions of future scholarly articles by faculty and staff are deposited in a designated open access repository? (All, Some or None):
None / Don't Know

Which of the following best describes the open access policy? (Mandatory or Voluntary):
Voluntary (strictly opt-in)

Does the institution provide financial incentives to support faculty members with article processing and other open access publication charges?:

A brief description of the open access policy, including the date adopted, any incentives or supports provided, and the repository(ies) used:

A copy of the institution's open access policy:
The institution's open access policy:

The website URL where the open access repository is available:

Estimated percentage of scholarly articles published annually by the institution’s faculty and staff that are deposited in a designated open access repository (0-100):

A brief description of how the institution’s library(ies) support open access to research:

Library Values

We value the discovery, exchange, and development of ideas in a safe and welcoming environment.
We value the rights of all individuals to mutual respect and the creation of a learning environment that is inclusive of all.
We value professional self-reflection leading to an open-minded consideration of the latest and most innovative resources and technologies that are appropriate to enrich the research, preservation, and learning needs of our campus community.
We value the principles of intellectual freedom and endorse the American Library Association’s “Library Bill of Rights,” the “Freedom to Read Statement,” and the American Library Association’s “Freedom to View Statement.”
We value the principle of Open Access to information and support the work of the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition and other international agencies to promote it.
We value collaboration and creative partnerships for mutual benefit with USF, the Tampa Bay Library Consortium, community groups, and state and national cooperative agencies.
We value the professional research and service contributions of the Poynter Library faculty and staff to the field of librarianship, the institution, and the academic community and are committed to enhancing the intellectual and cultural life of St. Petersburg and the Tampa Bay region.

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