Previous repository news
July 24th, 2017: The seven-volume Perspectives in Mexican American Studies series is now available in the repository. This series was published from 1988 through 2000 by the Mexican American Studies & Research Center; each themed volume consists of several articles.
June 9th, 2017:
- The first issue of Footnotes: A Journal of History is now available. University of Arizona history students work with the journal as both editors and authors, using journal publishing services from the UA Libraries.
- Historic titles from the Steward Observatory Preprints Series are now available in the repository. These titles from the Parker Library at Steward Observatory include research not previously available online.
May 8th, 2017: Scholarly Projects from 2017 College of Medicine-Phoenix graduates are now available in the repository.
April 21st, 2017: Did you know this week was Endangered Data Week? The Digital Library Federation (DLF) sponsored a free webinar on FOIA, Government Data, and Transparency - view the slides and listen to the conference audio at: http://endangereddataweek.org/events/2017-04-21-endangered-accountability-a-dlf-sponsored-webinar-on-foia-government-data-and-transparency/.
April 10th, 2017: The following conference proceedings have just been added to the UA Campus Repository:
- 2017 volume of the Proceedings of the Arizona-Nevada Academy of Science
- 2016 volume of the Proceedings of the International Telemetering Conference
April 7th, 2017: The UA Open Access Policy celebrated its first year this week! The policy was passed by the Faculty Senate on April 4th, 2016. Over the last year, over 1,600 items have been added to the UA Faculty Publications collection in support of the policy - mostly open access versions of journal articles, in addition to a few book chapters, conference presentations, and books. There have been more than 10,000 downloads from this collection. Thank you to all the faculty and researchers who have contributed their manuscripts in support of the policy.
March 28, 2017: Have you heard about Research Bazaar, an international digital literacy networking event? It's coming to Tucson from March 31st - April 1st, sponsored by CyVerse, the BIO5 Institute, and the University of Arizona Libraries. #ResBazAz
March 15, 2017:
- Issues of Tree-Ring Research from 2007-2011 are now available in the repository.
March 7, 2017: The American Vaudeville Museum Digital Archive from University of Arizona Special Collections is now available online. The digital archive contains more than 4,321 items such as theatre programs, postcards, sheet music, magazines, playbills, photographs and posters, stage scripts, scrapbooks and films.
March 5, 2017: Explore free and open resources during Open Education Month with these March 2017 programs:
- MOOCs at the UA and ASU: What's New in the World of Massive Open Online Courses
- An 'Open' Conversation: Why Free Educational Resources Matter Now More Than Ever
- The ABC's of Open Textbooks: What It's Like to Adopt, Build, or Create a Free Resource
- UA Open Access Policy One Year In
February 14, 2017:
- Arizona Agricultural Experiment Station Research Reports from 1992-2009 are now available in the repository.
February 2, 2017:
- Celebrate Love Your Data Week with the UA Libraries. Join us for the Jupyter Notebooks and Finding the Right Data workshops on February 17th! #LYD17
January 23, 2017:
- New issues of Desert Plants are now available in the repository.
January 13, 2017:
- More than 1,000 articles have been added to the UA Faculty Publications collection since the UA Open Access Policy was passed in April 2016.
December 14, 2016:
- The 2015 volume of Hydrology and Water Resources in Arizona and the Southwest is now available in the repository.
- Historical technical reports from Optical Sciences are now available in the repository.
December 8, 2016: Presentations from UA Open Access Week's Data Reproducibility Program are now available, including Sharing Specifications or Repeatability in Computer Systems Research, Rigor and Transparency (How to Prevent the Zombie Paper Apocalypse, and Retractions, Post-Publication Peer Review and Fraud: Scientific Publishing's Wild West.
September 13, 2016: Historical technical reports from Hydrology and Water Resources are now available in the repository.
September 8, 2016: Data from the Valley Fever Center for Excellence is now available in the repository.
August 23rd, 2016: Honors College theses from Summer 2016 are now available.
June 23rd, 2016: Abstracts and papers from the Pharmacy Student Research Projects collection are now available.
June 1st, 2016: Explore the history of the James E. Rogers College of Law in The University of Arizona College of Law, 1915-1987 and student publications the Arizona Advocate and Forum Conveniens.
May 13th, 2016: Congratulations to Spring 2016 graduates of the Sustainable Built Environments program! Capstone theses and posters from 2014-2016 are available in the Sustainable Built Environments Senior Capstones collection.
April 28th, 2016: The 2016 volume of the Proceedings of the Arizona-Nevada Academy of Science is now available in the repository.
April 5th, 2016: UA Faculty Senate passes the UA Open Access Policy. Faculty wishing to deposit published articles or final accepted manuscripts directly to the repository can login with NetID, and deposit to the "UA Faculty Publications" collection by choosing the collection under "Submit an Item". University Libraries personnel will check publisher policies on open access versions and embargo periods for each item deposited.
April 4th, 2016: New items are available in the College of Medicine - Phoenix Scholarly Projects 2016 collection. Congratulations to the Doctor of Medicine students on completing their theses and scholarly posters highlighting their academic research.
April 2nd, 2016: Conference proceedings from the International Telemetering Conference are now available in the repository. These proceedings, never before available online, are available as part of a collaboration between the International Telemetering Foundation and the University of Arizona Libraries.