This year (2013) we created an Author's Rights Retention Kit in paper and at http://libguides.utk.edu/retainyourrights.
The goal of the Kit is to put in author's hands, at the point of need a folder that explains how they can retain more rights. The text of the flyer for the Web guide is here:
A toll access publisher presents you with the standard copyright transfer statement. Why sign a copyright transfer statement that restricts access to your hard work? You can negotiate to retain more rights.
The Author’s Rights Retention Kit:
Increased Access = Increased Impact
Ann Viera or Peter Fernandez 865-974-7338
Pendergrass Library, University of Tennessee, Knoxville 10/2013
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