Author Rights & Copyright

Learn your rights, what rights are important for educators to retain, and how to work with publishers to copyright your materials.

Copyright & Fair Use

Avoid breaking copyright laws by reviewing materials you wish to reference for copyright restrictions and fair use exemptions.  

Creative Commons

Consider publishing your work under Creative Commons licenses to allow others to easily understand how they may use your work.

Managing Your Data

Learn how to deposit your data for public access in conjunction with published works or as a published work itself.

Open Access

The University of California's open access policy provides access to  research articles authored by faculty to the public at no charge.