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Research Support

Information about library services that support faculty research. Covers services such as issuing DOIs, repository and publishing services for sharing and archiving research, metadata, data management, ORCID, biosketches, copyright and Creative Commons.


Learn about Copyright, Fair Use, Creative Commons, and Getting Copyright Permission from Mason Publishing. They offer consultations on copyright; applying Creative Commons licenses to your work, and advice on negotiating author rights.


Mason Publishing offers a range of digital publishing services such as open access journals, conference proceedings, faculty reprints and more to support the scholarly work of the Mason community.

Please contact Mason Publishing at if you have a scholarly project that you would like to publish.