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Astronomy: Publishing & Open Access

A guide to the key resources for the academic study of astronomy.

Copyright and Publishing

Are you considering publishing and have questions? The library can help! Our Scholarly Communications team is well equipped to assist with any questions regarding publishing, different platforms for distributing scholarship, copyright law, intellectual property law, fair use, open textbooks, and open educational resources. 

Open Access Publishing Agreements

Are you considering publishing in an IOP Publishing, Cambridge University Press, or Royal Society journal? Dartmouth Libraries has Transformative Agreements with them that allow Dartmouth affiliates to publish their papers Open Access without paying the APC if they are the corresponding author for the paper.