Libraries at University of Nebraska-Lincoln
"My milkshake brings all the boys to the yard” : or, How Our Open-Access Repository Drives Traffic to UNL Scholarship … Including (Potentially) Yours
Date of this Version
Presented at Open Access Week workshop sponsored by University of Nebraska Graduate Students Association, October 23, 2013, Love Library, Lincoln, NE
Where do visitors go on unl.edu?
5 examples of heavily downloaded files from the DigitalCommons
Why are they so popular ?
1. Full text, 2. Free, 3. Authoritative, 4. Portable, 5. Loved by Google
“It's better than yours, Damn right it's better than yours,”
It’s free access . . . but is it open access?
How do I get my papers into the repository ? (Faculty & Students)