KU ScholarWorks is the digital repository of the University of Kansas. It contains scholarly work created by KU faculty, staff and students, as well as material from the University Archives. KU ScholarWorks makes important research and historical items available to a wider audience and helps assure their long-term preservation.

On February 11, 2010 the KU Faculty Senate passed a revised Open Access policy granting the University permission to deposit a copy of their scholarly work in an open access repository-- KU ScholarWorks. For more about the policy, "how to" documents, Q&A, addenda and more, please visit Open Access @ KU.

For information about submitting to KU ScholarWorks please contact Marianne Reed, mreed@ku.edu. For information about KU ScholarWorks in general, please email kuscholarworks@ku.edu.

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  • Finding Our Way: A Snapshot of Scholarly Communication Practitioners' Duties & Training 

    Bonn, Maria; Cross, Will; Bolick, Josh (Iowa State University Digital Press, 2020-04-28)
    INTRODUCTION: Scholarly communication has arisen as a core academic librarianship competency, but formal training on scholarly communication topics in LIS is rare, leaving many early career practitioners underprepared for ...
  • Open Access is Broken: What Can Be Done? 

    Rosenblum, Brian; Peterson, A. Townsend; Emmett, Ada; Greenberg, Marc L.; Bolick, Josh (Ghana Library Journal, 2022)
    The idea of “Open Access” (hereafter OA) emerged in the late 1990’s and early 2000’s with a noble goal: to provide comprehensive access to the scholarly literature for everyone around the world by making the results of ...
  • Roosting habits of disk-winged bats, especially Thyroptera discifera 

    Pine, Ronald H.; Gomez, Gianfranco; Reid, Fiona A.; Timm, Robert M. (Therya, 2023-01)
    Roosting habits of disk-winged bats of the genus Thyroptera (Chiroptera: Thyropteridae) have been unknown to very poorly known except for those of the commonly encountered T. tricolor. Many secondary literature publications ...
  • Game statistics that discriminate winning and losing at the NBA level of basketball competition 

    Cabarkapa, Dimitrije; Deane, Michael A.; Fry, Andrew C.; Jones, Grant T.; Cabarkapa, Damjana V.; Philipp, Nicolas M.; Yu, Daniel (Public Library of Science, 2022-08-19)
    The purpose of the present study was to examine differences in game-related statistical parameters between National Basketball Association (NBA) regular and post-season competitive periods and to determine which variables ...
  • External drivers of BOLD signal’s non-stationarity 

    Ashourvan, Arian; Pequito, Sérgio; Bertolero, Maxwell; Kim, Jason Z.; Bassett, Danielle S.; Litt, Brian (Public Library of Science, 2022-09-19)
    A fundamental challenge in neuroscience is to uncover the principles governing how the brain interacts with the external environment. However, assumptions about external stimuli fundamentally constrain current computational ...

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