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What is ScholarWorks?

ScholarWorks is a shared institutional repository that collects, preserves, and provides access to scholarship by research communities at California State University campuses. Collections include CSU faculty publications, student dissertations and theses, datasets, and teaching materials.

Chico ScholarWorks is the local institutional repository for Chico State.  It is a digital collection of materials created by the Chico State community. These materials include, but are not limited to: student theses, faculty publications and reports, research datasets, and open educational resources.  It is one central location for Open Access content created by our campus community.

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Who can use and access ScholarWorks?

Faculty, staff, and students at any CSU campus are encouraged to upload completed works to ScholarWorks. Read more about preparing your documents [link to directions] and Terms of Use. Because the content is Open Access, anyone with a computer and the internet can access ScholarWorks.

Why deposit in ScholarWorks?

Greater visibility
Freely share your work alongside your Chico State and CSU peers for a global audience. Increase your readership, citation counts and impact in your field.
Long-term preservation
ScholarWorks is maintained by experts in the CSU Libraries who are committed to consistent access as systems and standards change over time.
Permanent URL
Go ahead and bookmark the link, you and others will always be able to find it again.

What about Chico Digital Repository?

Chico Digital Repository holds electronic theses, this content will be migrated to Chico ScholarWorks in the future.

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Who do I contact? How do I find out more?

Chico ScholarWorks: scholarworks@csuchico.edu

CSU ScholarWorks is supported by System-wide Digital Library Services in collaboration with the CSU Libraries.