Reference managers (also called citation managers or bibliographic management software) offer a way to save, organize and manage references. Many work with word processing software to format in-text citations and bibliographies for papers and theses, allow you to share references, and enable you to attach or link PDFs to a citation record. Wikipedia comparison of reference management software
UC Open Access Policy
Open Access policy for scholarly articles authored or co-authored by UC faculty.
Berkeley Research Impact Initiative (BRII) (resuming mid-September 2014)
The Library will subsidize article fees for publication in fully open access journals. Follow the link to see eligibility rules and restrictions.
Free Open Access options for UC Berkeley researchers
Reputable Open Access journals where UC Berkeley researchers can publish without having to pay article charges.
Publish to maximize impact
Resources for retaining your copyright, selecting a journal, archiving in a repository, and other aspects of disseminating your scholarly work.