Creative Commons Copyright Licenses
The Creative Commons copyright licenses and tools provide simple and standardized ways to grant copyright permissions to creative work.
Scholar's Copyright Addendum Engine from Science Commons
The Scholar's Copyright Addendum Engine will help you generate a PDF form that you can attach to a journal publisher's copyright agreement to ensure that you retain certain rights.
The American Association of Law Schools (AALS) Model Author/Journal Agreement.
MIT Libraries Copyright Amendment Form (Amendment to Publication Agreement).
OhioLINK Library Community Recommendations on Retention of Intellectual Property Rights for Works Produced by Ohio Faculty and Students.
SPARC Resources for Authors.
ACRL Scholarly Communication Toolkit.
Reserving Rights of Use in Works Submitted for Publication: Negotiating Publishing Agreements
Copyright Management Center, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
Timothy K. Armstrong, An Introduction to Publication Agreements for Authors. 2009
Charles W. Bailey, Jr., Author's Rights, Tout de Suite, 2008
Cohen, Noam Now Professors Get Their Star Rankings, Too. New York Times, June 9. 2008.
What faculty authors can do to ensure open access to their work through their institution
A SPARC / SCIENCE COMMONS WHITE PAPER (April 2008)
Danner, Richard A. (2007) Applying the Access Principle in Law: The Responsibilities of the Legal Scholar. International Journal of Legal Information, 35 . pp. 355-395.
Parker, Carol A., “Institutional Repositories and the Principle of Open Access: Changing the Way We Think About Legal Scholarship”. New Mexico Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 2, Summer 2007 Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=928489
Solum, Lawrence B., “Download It While Its Hot: Open Access and Legal Scholarship”. Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 10, p. 841, 2006 Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=957237
Arewa, Olufunmilayo, “Open Access in a Closed Universe: Lexis, Westlaw, Law Schools, and the Legal Information Market”. Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 10, p. 797, 2006 Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=888321
Madison, Michael J., “The Idea of the Law Review: Scholarship, Prestige, and Open Access”. Lewis & Clark Law Review, 2006 Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=899122
Gallacher, Ian, “‘Aux Armes, Citoyens!:’ Time for Law Schools to Lead the Movement for Free and Open Access to the Law”. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1032897
Carroll, Michael W., “The Movement for Open Access Law - Symposium”. Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 10, 2006 Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=918298
Bodie, Matthew T., “Open Access in Law Teaching: A New Approach to Legal Education”. Lewis & Clark Law Review, Forthcoming Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=936435
Milles, James G., “Redefining Open Access for the Legal Information Market”. Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-018 Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=940789
Litman, Jessica, “The Economics of Open-Access Law Publishing”. Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 10, p. 779, 2006 Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=912304
Hunter, Dan, “Open Access to Infinite Content (Or ‘In Praise of Law Reviews’)”. Lewis & Clark Law Review, Vol. 10, No. 4, 2006 Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=952410
Leslie A. Pardo, Head of Access Services
John J. Ross-William C. Blakley Law Library
Arizona State Univesity