About Virtual Commons

Virtual Commons is Bridgewater State University’s open-access repository for the scholarly works, research, publications, creative activity, and reports produced by the faculty, students, and staff of Bridgewater State University and its collaborative partners. Coordinated by the Maxwell Library, the Commons promotes the discovery, dissemination and preservation of this intellectual capital.


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