It is about the concept of self-archiving, one of the solutions promoted by the OAI and Open Access movement. Despite the growth of open archives, the concept of self-archiving has not been internalized by the researchers / users. It is believed that the assertion of open archives and the habit of self-archiving will become not only the creation of services and policies that promote valoragregado or make mandatory the filing of scientific output in institutional repositories or other open archives, but basically the awareness of the need projects that promote information literacy, especially in academic research, so that users are familiar with the complex environment electronic / digital.
Garcia, Rodrigo-Moreira and Silva, Helen-de-Castro Competência em informação para o auto-arquivamento em open archives., 2006 . In 1ª Conferência Iberoamericana de publicações eletrônicas no contexto da comunicação científica: maximizando a disseminação da pesquisa, ferramentas e estratégias, Brasília, 25 a 28 de abril de 2006. [Conference Paper] http://eprints.rclis.org/15613/