The open access movement has been going strong for over a decade. Large research universities tend to have the oldest and most active programs. Their work is inspiring, but it can be challenging for librarians at smaller institutions to identify ways to contribute to the movement.
Gettysburg College launched its institutional repository in 2012. This presentation tells how we got started.
This is the author's version of the work. This publication appears in Gettysburg College's institutional repository by permission of the copyright owner for personal use, not for redistribution.
Wertzberger, Janelle L., "Chapter One: A Small College Library Joins the Open Access Movement" (2013). Musselman Library Staff Publications. 17.