Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Scholarly Communication: At The Library

Scholarly Communications Librarian

Profile Photo
Allegra Swift
She, Her, Hers
UC San Diego Library
9500 Gilman Dr. #0699
La Jolla, CA 92093-0699

Scholarly Communication at the UC San Diego Library

Image credit: Tomás Saraceno. Stillness in Motion - Cloud Cities. CC-BY 2.0 Paul Haahr. Accessed on Flickr.




Scholarly Communication Working Group (SCWG)

The Library's Scholarly Communication Services supports researchers and scholars at UC San Diego from all backgrounds, disciplines, and at all career stages in matters relating to scholarly communications.

Our services promote greater research and scholarship dissemination, access, and impact.

Learn about support for publishing in traditional and evolving modalities, copyright and author rights, UC Open Access Policies, impact and reputation management, and open access content creation and discovery.

Diversity and Inclusion in Scholarly Communication

UC San Diego Scholarship & Research

UC San Diego Research Data Curation Program

UC San Diego Library Digital Collections

Contact Us For:

  • Personal consultations and individualized support
  • Presentations and workshops for departments and classes
  • Customized training for departments and research groups
  • Online guides and educational resources

Open Access Week Events

International Open Access Week 2020 UC San Diego Library Events


Oct. 20, 2020 from noon - 1:00pm PST - registration open to all

"Predatory” Publishing: Addressing Bias and Avoiding Pitfalls, for instructors given by Librarians from University of California at San Diego, Temple University, the University of California at Irvine, and the University of California at San Francisco.

More information and registration here


October 22, 2020 from noon to 1:30 pm PST - registration open to all

Building Structural Equity and Inclusion: Open Educational Resources and Affordable Course Materials

An open access virtual workshop for instructors given by UC San Diego Librarians.

While many of the benefits of using openly licensed materials remain constant, their importance is amplified as students are facing decreased bandwidth and access, and increased financial obstacles due to the pandemic. Register for this free online session as we explore strategies for ensuring your students can access and engage with the resources you need to support your instruction.

More information and registration here.


#OAWeek2020 for events promoted around the world!