Open Access in Queensland

State Government policies

Open and transparent government

“The Queensland Government is reviewing the legislation, policies and institutions that make up Queensland’s integrity framework. As a first step in this process, the Premier will convene the Open Government Policy Forum in August to explore and discuss a range of integrity and accountability matters.”

Right to Information policy

“Unless it is not in the public interest, we’re making it easier to access information about our departments, services, finances, policies, registers and lists, as well as information released through Right to Information (RTI) requests.”

Office of Information Commissioner of Queensland:
Open Data Policy
Open Data Strategy

Queensland Government data:   Open Data service

Open Data Institute of Queensland (ODIQ) is the first Australian based international node of the Open Data Institute.

University based OA policies, repositories and activities


Australian Catholic University:  Open Access Subject Guide
Bond University:  Open Access Policy
Central Queensland University:  Open Access Library Guide
Griffith University:  Open scholarship
James Cook University:   Research Repository Policy
Queensland University of Technology:  Open Access Policy (CMD)
University of Queensland: Open Access for UQ Research Outputs
University of Southern Queensland: Open Access Guide
University of the Sunshine Coast:  Open Access Guide


Australian Catholic University
Bond University
Central Queensland University
Griffith University
James Cook University
Queensland University of Technology
University of Queensland
University of Southern Queensland
University of the Sunshine Coast

Other OA research facilities

State Library of Queensland:
SLQ Open Data strategy
SLQ Data Sets

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Open access repository