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Open Access and Scholarly Publishing @ UNO

This guide introduces open access and how UNO scholars can support and publish their research and creative activity open access


"Open Access and Scholarly Publishing @ UNO: Open Access Data Sources" by Jennie Tobler-Gaston for theUniversity of Nebraska at Omaha is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 Unless otherwise indicated.

NOTE: Although this guide may discuss legal topics this guide is for informational purposes only and is not legal advice. 

Open Data Defined

Open Data is data made available without restriction for re-use, with or without attribution, depending upon the host requirements.

This video authored by Ina Bӓckstrӧm, Ilya Kompasov, Jana Eberwiein in cooperation with Wikimedia for the Simpshow Foundation explains what open data is and how it works.

Natural Science Data Repositories

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Here you'll find a small selection of open data repositories in the sciences.   Many more exist.  For more extensive lists, see the links, below.

Social Sciences Data Repositories

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