News and notes for math, September 2016

Happy Birthday, Dear arXiv is a nice summary and links to several other preprint servers including one I had never heard about before, viXra. Although Google does a pretty fair job of searching such sites, I have high hopes for OSF Preprints to simplify finding preprints, since there are just too many places to search for preprints now.

4:23 video on How to submit publications into NSF Public Access Repository

There will be several library research studios in October. More information and registration links.

The timeline of the Olin Library Transformation has changed. New spaces are now expected to be open and ready for use by Spring 2018 (instead of Fall 2017). Updates and explanations are availabe at

Posts on Scholarly Communications @ WU Libraries in September:

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