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Scholarly Communication Services - Publish in Open Access (OA): About SCS

About Scholarly Communication Services

FAU Libraries Scholarly Communication Services (SCS) provides support to all FAU campuses by addressing the wide range of issues related to creating, evaluating, disseminating, and preserving the outputs of research and scholarship. 

Services:  We provide face-to-face and online consultations, presentations, and events for staff, students, faculty, and campus groups; make your request.

Topics:  Our services focus on the following areas of scholarly communication.  See each link to view SCS LibGuides with additional information; use these for your professional development or in your course as an assignment or supplemental reading*.


   Open Access

   Journal / Research Impact

In coordination with library liaisons, SCS also promotes the use of Open Education Resources (OER):

   Open Education Resources

SCS provides information on the following topics, with the goal of gradually doing more in these areas:

   Scholarly Publishing

  Researcher Profile & Identifier Management

  Funder Public & Open Access Mandates

*Like these LibGuides, or would you like something tailored for your course or assignment?  If so, get in touch or make a request for scholarly communication services!

SCS Shorts & Blog

Here is a collection of SCS Shorts and blog content from library web pages!  Explore these for brief explanations on topics within copyright, bibliometrics, open access, and other scholarly communication topics.

Contact SCS

Scholarly Communication Services
LY3, Room 154 (Boca Raton Campus)
Phone: (561) 297-4318

Scholarly Communication Services Coordinator

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Kristy Padron
LY3, Room 154
Boca Raton Campus
(561) 297-4318

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