• Iowa Lichtenberger Engineering Library receives Patent & Trademark Resource Center designation

    Iowa Lichtenberger Engineering Library receives Patent & Trademark Resource Center designation Initiative provides individual inventors access to additional resources from federal agency The University of Iowa Lichtenberger Engineering […]

  • Data Sharing: What are the Benefits?

    Beginning in January 2023 the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will require data management and sharing plans for all awards that generate scientific data. Research Data Services at the University of Iowa Libraries has been supporting […]

  • UI Libraries Announces New Institute of Physics Open Access Agreement

    The University of Iowa Libraries is pleased to announce a new transformative read and publish agreement with the Institute of Physics (IOP). The agreement, negotiated through the Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA), ensures continued access […]

  • Celebrating Open Access Week and a new resource for UI scholars

    Happy Open Access Week! We’re celebrating this year’s theme “Open for Climate Justice” with an Iowa Research Online featured collection of recent University of Iowa scholar-authored open access journal articles related to climate […]

  • Libraries support OA book publisher Punctum Books

    The University Libraries is pleased to announce it has joined Punctum Books Supporting Library Membership Program for three years. Punctum Books is a scholar-led, queer-led, and peer-reviewed academic book publisher devoted to academic and […]

  • 2023 OpenHawks grants to help students save on textbooks

    University Libraries is pleased to announce another 12 OpenHawks grants for the development of open educational resources (OER). OpenHawks is a campus-wide grant program that funds faculty efforts to replace or avoid high-cost textbooks […]

  • Spanish Language OER with Giovanni Zimotti

    By Georgia Page, UI Libraries Student Specialist, Scholarly Impact, In early March, UI Libraries celebrated Open Education Week in order to raise awareness about open educational resources (OER) and other open […]

  • Fair Use Week (February 21-25)

      During the week of February 21, we celebrate Fair Dealing/Fair Use Week, which uplifts the Fair Use Doctrine and the educational and creative expression that it allows. Fair use of copyrighted information is a right that is guaranteed […]

  • Love Data Week 2022: The perfect time to remember the importance of data

    We’re celebrating International Love Data Week from February 14 – 18. This year’s theme is “Data for everyone,” and it’s a great time to reflect on the significance of data and how it can help expand research. For instance, how […]

  • Wiley Open Access Agreement

    Important Update: All Wiley open access credits for 2022 have been used. UI authors will instead be offered a 10% discount on APCs. Information about an expanded Wiley open access agreement for 2023 and beyond will be announced as soon as […]