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UPDATE—Mechanical Engineering sophomore Dylan Roof has joined Architecture doctoral candidate Priya Kambham on the leaderboard in the 2015 Knovel Academic Challenge.
Lightning slideshows and flyers at #OpenCMU outline the essentials about CMU's position on Open, ORCID, copyright & author rights, Open Access, open access publishing, open access repositories, public access mandates & more.
Want to schedule a Q&A for your department or class? Contact Denise Troll Covey.
IDeATe (Integrative Design, Arts & Technology Network) will be hosting an Open House Friday, October 23rd, noon-2pm in the IDeATe@Hunt labs (basement level of Hunt Library).
Several hours of downtime overnight will upgrade Symphony, the library management system. The 3-5 hour maintenance will begin on Sunday, Oct. 25 at 10 pm. Symphony is the software behind all library lending functions (including E-Z Borrow, self-check & media technology booking).
The library offers one internship per semester for a CMU student to do individual research in the Posner Memorial Collection and prepare a public exhibit. The intern is selected by a panel of reviewers on the basis of an application essay (project proposal).
Interns receive a $3000 stipend and work 15 hrs/wk. Internships are funded by the Posner Fine Arts Foundation.
TO APPLY Go to goo.gl/iSChRX. Any CMU undergraduate or graduate student may apply by submitting an application essay no later than 11:59pm November 30.
Architecture doctoral candidate Priya Kambham has answered all questions correctly during the first 2 weeks of the 2015 Knovel Academic Challenge. Join the Knovel Academic Challenge, which continues through October. Play for a chance to win weekly prizes—and help CMU move up the Leaderboard!
Springer Nature Author Workshop & Lunch
Friday, October 16
11am - 1pm
Hunt Library, Studio A (HL106B)
Enjoy lunch & the chance to talk with a representative from the new Springer Nature, one of the world's largest publishing houses.
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Open for Collaboration is the theme, and there is plenty to celebrate. Co-sponsored programs at CMU & Pitt begin October 15 and continue for the rest of the month.
Scholarly Communications Digest, October 2015.
The Libraries' internal Scholarly Communications Digest disseminates timely information and calls to action to support scholarly communications initiatives at CMU and among broader academic and research communities.
Back issues of the SC Digest are archived on the Scholarly Communications page.