Copyright, Publishing, and Intellectual Property

Get Involved

The following links lead to suggestions about and opportunities for further involvement with various copyright, publishing, and intellectual property issues. UCLA librarians and library staff can provide further information.

Contact Your Representative: Legislative Actions

Editor/Editorial Board Responsibilities, Power, and Possible Actions

  • Making Change Work for You: Suggestions of how to play a role in scholarly publishing as an author, reviewer, editorial board member, or society member; developed by the Association of Research Libraries and the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition
  • The Role of Scholarly Societies: Includes a best-practices checklist; from the UC Office of Scholarly Communication

Faculty Experiences and Responses