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Faculty Scholarship Support

The purpose of this guide is to assist law school faculty in the production and promotion of their scholarship.

Copyright Management

Creative Commons Copyright Licenses
The Creative Commons copyright licenses and tools provide simple and standardized ways to grant copyright permissions to creative work.

Scholar's Copyright Addendum Engine from Science Commons
The Scholar's Copyright Addendum Engine will help you generate a PDF form that you can attach to a journal publisher's copyright agreement to ensure that you retain certain rights.

Author Rights & the SPARC Author Addendum

ACRL Scholarly Communication Toolkit

Sample Author Addenda

Addenda are frequently used to modify an author agreement to reserve rights to share, post, or republish articles. Below are sample addenda. These addenda are presented for informational purposes only and are often tailored for the needs of a particular institution; for more information on using an addendum and modifying your author agreement, please contact the ASU Office of General Council.

The SPARC Author Addendum

Dartmouth Publication Agreement Amendment

Science Commons Author Addendum

Boston University Author Addendum

Georgia State University Author's Rights Research Guide

GSU University Library: Author's Rights
The GSU University Library has put together a useful guide on authors rights, including explanations of author's rights to a copyrighted work and addenda that can be used to modify an author's agreement with a publisher.