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The library can help you with any question you may have about copyright. Set up a consultation or review our copyright guide.

You can contribute a wide range of works to Niner Commons, including articles, conference presentations, book chapters, gray literature, data sets, and more.

Publishing your work open access allows for the greatest dissemination of your work—which can increase the reach and impact of your research.

Deposit your work in less than five minutes with our streamlined submission form.

The library has resources to help you publish open access, including consultation services, funding, and more.


Niner Commons hosts and promotes the scholarly works of faculty and researchers from UNC Charlotte while providing valuable long-term preservation. The collection of materials in the repository provide a comprehensive record of efforts, partnerships, results, and products that advance individual and institutional goals. It provides access to the global community.