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Scholarly Communication Services

The Library's Scholarly Communication Services supports researchers and scholars at UC San Diego from all backgrounds, disciplines, and at all career stages in generating and disseminating knowledge and creative works. From navigating the publishing landscape and boosting research visibility to advocating for open access publishing, our services empower researchers to make an impact. Schedule a consultation and take your scholarly journey to new heights.


Scholarly publishing is a rapidly evolving process. Navigate your publishing options and opportunities in every stage.

Expand Your Reach

Open Access

Discover how you can increase visibility and reduce barriers to your research by publishing open access.

Benefit from Open Access

Scholarly Reputation and Impact

Learn about tools and services to help enhance visibility of your research, curate your scholarly identity, and support the discovery of potential collaborators.

Boost Your Reputation

Copyright and Author Rights

Navigate copyright complexities, protect your intellectual property, and ensure cooperation with Copyright and Fair Use laws.

Protect Your Work

Consultations, Workshops and Events

The Library offers interactive and engaging support for researchers at all stages of their careers. Explore our diverse workshop offerings, access archived materials from past events, and request a session.

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