Resources on open access

Local Resources

Fact sheet on Open Licences


Factsheet on Article Processing Charges


Graphic on OA journal Publishing

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Global Resources

Self-Archiving Email Templates from Open Access Button

Open Access Button’s tried and tested templates are here to help get authors enthusiastic and educated about self-archiving.  There’s one template for every situation, and each template is ready to use, backed up with performance data, and designed by experimentation and experience.

OA Guide for researchers & authors

Understanding Open AccessAuthors Alliance’s guide, Understanding Open Access: When, Why, & How to Make Your Work Openly Accessible.

International organisations supporting OA

  • Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR)
  • Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA)
  • OA2020 initiative (OA2020)
  • Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC)

Page last updated Apr 23, 2019