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Share Your Work in OpenKnowledge@NAU

What is OpenKnowledge@NAU?

  • OpenKnowledge@NAU is the institutional repository of Northern Arizona University.  It is designed to collect and preserve the intellectual and creative output of the NAU community, while making the work more accessible to a wider global audience.
  • OpenKnowledge is part of ABOR's LiveData project.  Materials deposited into OpenKnowledge@NAU may also be made discoverable through ResearchArizona.

What are the benefits of OpenKnowledge@NAU for authors/contributors?

  • Widens the reach of your work by making it freely accessible
  • Indexed by major search engines, including Google Scholar, making it easier for others to find your work.
  • Provides statistics on the number of times your work is downloaded
  • Fulfills certain grant obligations for public access to research data and publications

How can I contribute?

If you are a faculty member, staff, or student at NAU and want your scholarly works included in the repository, please contact our repository team: OpenKnowledge@nau.edu.  You can attach your CV, and we will check the listed publications to see which ones can be included in the repository.  A member of our team will contact you if we need any further information or documents from you.
Contributors acknowledge that content contributed to OpenKnowledge@NAU will be made freely accessible on the Internet. All content submitted to the OpenKnowledge@NAU Institutional Repository is the sole property of the author, unless otherwise sold or assigned by the author, in accordance with U.S. Copyright Law. Northern Arizona University community members who wish to submit content to OpenKnowledge@NAU Institutional Repository must possess such right to do so or have obtained such right prior to making their submission. Submitting to OpenKnowledge@NAU grants NAU a non-exclusive right to make that work available in perpetuity and to migrate it to new formats as needed to keep it accessible.