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Access to Research Resources during COVID-19

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Remote online access to reliable scholarly research is essential during the Coronavirus crisis, and many publishers are responding by lifting access restrictions to some or all of their content. These resources complement UCSF’s vast online journal, book, video and database collections. We highlight the key resources for the UCSF community below, and point to where you can find additional free content. Expanded Access to Resources during the COVID-19 Crisis In the wake of the COVID-19 … Read more

PLOS Publishing Agreement Goes Live

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In February, the University of California announced that it had signed an agreement with the open access publisher, PLOS, to make it easier and more affordable for UC authors to publish in PLOS’ journals. We’re pleased to let you know that this agreement is in effect as of April 1! How does the deal work? Starting April 1, 2020, all manuscripts submitted for publication in a PLOS journal with a corresponding author from any of … Read more