If you want to keep up with UK developments to support OA & the next REF, here are 2 new blogs to watch: CRC Blog (Centre for Research Communications) launched this month to provide updates on all the SHERPA Services (RoMEO, JULIET, OpenDOAR and FACT) and projects (SHERPA/REF, OARR and JoRD). JISC Router, about the project which aims to enable feeds from publisher systems to institutional repositories. JISC already have a couple of useful blogs reporting on their OA activity: JISC Open Access Good Practice - developing ‘shareable models of good practice with regard to implementation
Open Access via ORA – the Oxford University Research Archive
ORA provides a home for Oxford's research outputs. Copyright-permitting, full-text copies of your publications can be made available open access via ORA. For the green route to OA, simply click on the logo & Contribute, or email the ORA team a copy of your peer-reviewed accepted manuscript and they'll be in touch.
Even if you're going gold, drop a copy in ORA for long-term digital preservation.
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