Academic Commons

Academic Commons provides global access to research and scholarship produced at Columbia University and its affiliate institutions. Learn more →

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“Academic Commons is an important way that Columbia makes our scholarship accessible and discoverable. Open access has been incredibly effective in helping my writing reach new and important audiences.”
Sharon Marcus Orlando Harriman Professor of English, Columbia University
“Academic Commons has enabled us to distribute citable versions of all our work, including software products. It tracks how much the software is being accessed, which helps us show the impact of our work.”
Simon J. Mason Senior Research Scientist, International Research Institute for Climate and Society
“The publication process takes time. I use Academic Commons to share my findings with the larger community so the knowledge and insights I produce can be used sooner.”
Oren Pizmony-Levy Assistant Professor of International and Comparative Education, Teachers College
Academic Commons provides global access to research and scholarship produced at Columbia University, Barnard College, Teachers College, Union Theological Seminary and Jewish Theological Seminary. Academic Commons is managed by the Columbia University Libraries.