BCcampus Adoption Finder tool

Tool that helps identify open textbooks used at colleges, institutes, and universities in B.C.

Operating a Student Academic Journal

A resource to help with planning and operating a student academic journal.

Finding Funder and Journal Open Access Publication and Compliance Policies

Make informed and confident decisions in open access publication.


An open database of 28,770,491 free scholarly articles.

Directory of Open Access Journals

An online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

Open Access at UBC

How to make your work open access.

Creative Commons

Creative Commons

How they work and how to apply them.

Author Rights

How to retain your rights when negotiating with publishers.

Author’s Guide to Self-Archiving, Publication Versions and Permissions

Some of the copyright and reuse issues authors should consider.