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Digital Scholarship and Publishing

The University of Maryland Libraries' Digital Scholarship and Publishing program offers a wide range of services, tools, and consultation to the University of Maryland community to aid in the dissemination and long-term preservation of their scholarly work. 





More Information:

Open Access

Provides an overview of Open Access along with the University of Maryland's Open Access policies and procedures.

Author Rights

Provides a description of your basic rights as the author of a publication and questions you may need to consider before signing a publisher agreement.


Provides descriptions for understanding copyright as it applies to your publishes work. This page also provides an overview of what is and is not protected under copyright.

ORCID Primer

This PDF provides an overview of ORCID, including ORCID identifiers and ORCID profiles and how they are used by major journals and funding agencies.


Photo Credits:
Journal image: "High pile of hardcover books," by Alberto G. Flickr. ● Data Curation image: “Dynamic Earth – Ocean Currents,” "NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Flickr. ● Digital Publication image: "Matter Level Perspective," from "In Transition: Selected Poems by the Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven," University of Maryland Libraries, Digital Collections, ● DRUM image: "Brasil sedia reunião de comitê do Programa Mundial de Pesquisa Climática," by Ministério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Inovaçã, Flickr.