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Policy report

Perspectives on the US economy after 8 months of Trump

Recommends a return to New Zealand’s long-cherished bipartisan trade policy that has been damaged in recent years’ debates over the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Discussion paper

Section 108 of Title 17: a discussion document of the register of copyrights

The document emphasizes the U.S Copyright Office’s longstanding position that section 108 needs to be updated so that libraries, archives, and museums have a robust, comprehensible, and balanced safe harbor to fulfill their missions.
Audio

Could Australia learn from US approach to gun violence?

As last Sunday's shooting death of a three-year-old girl in Sydney shows, Australia's gun control and gun violence prevention system has flaws.
Journal article

Reproducibility librarianship

This article outlines the concept of the Research Data Management and Reproducibility (RDM & R) librarian.
Discussion paper

Getting in: college choice for Pacific Islander high school football players

This research should inform policymakers, staff, faculty and administrators about the goals and expectations that Pacific Islander student-athletes bring with them to college, in order to better serve and support this population.
Commentary

Digging for dirt in the digital age: the trouble with journalism and doxing

'Doxing' has a complicated history, but the type of identity-seeking that occurred in the wake of Charlottesville was once mostly the work of the media. Collette Snowden explains.
Discussion paper

The debate papers: who is Australia's most important economic partner?

In the first instalment of the United States Studies Centre's new debate series, James Laurenceson and Jared Mondschein go head to head over who is Australia's most important economic partner, the United States or China?
Survey

News use across social media platforms 2017

67% of Americans report that they get at least some of their news on social media, according to this new survey from the Pew Research Center.
Journal article

Evaluating the impact of open access at Berkeley: results from the 2015 survey of Berkeley Research Impact Initiative (BRII) funding recipients

This article outlines the results from a qualitative study of individuals who had received Berkeley Research Impact Initiative (BRII) funding.
Journal article

Institutional repositories and academic social networks: competition or complement? A study of open access policy compliance vs. ResearchGate participation

This article seeks to reveal researcher practices, attitudes, and motivations around uploading their work to ResearchGate and complying with an institutional OA Policy through a study of faculty at the University of Rhode Island.