RCUK has confirmed that the Open Access block grants will be continued at current levels for a further two years. The grants fund costs relating to articles published in peer reviewed journals that have resulted from RCUK funded research and acknowledge Research Council funding. More
Our next Open Access iSkills session will be held on 22nd August at the Manor Road Building. Book on to find out: What is open access? Key terms – Gold, Green, Article Processing Charges How to find out about research council or funder requirements How to find out what your publisher
RCUK-funded researchers submitting articles for publication are asked to contact the Bodleian’s APC team before committing to a journal’s gold (paid) route, to check funds are available in Oxford’s RCUK Open Access Block Grant and the journal is funder-compliant: please email apc@bodl
Thank you to everyone who attended our recent session ‘Authors, copyright and open access – making it work for you‘. The slides are now up on the iSkills website. Here are the information links we mentioned: Copyright overview: UK Intellectual Property Office Intellectual
Our next ‘Open Access Oxford- What’s Happening?‘ session will be held at the Old Road Campus in Headington. This introductory session covers: What is open access? Key terms – Gold, Green, Article Processing Charges How to find out about research council or funder req
The next date for our regular monthly session ‘Open Access Oxford – what’s happening?‘ is Wednesday 21st June 2017, 11.00-12.00 at the Manor Road Building (Seminar Room E). An introduction to open access and how to make your publications open access at Oxford.
The purpose of ORA is to store and disseminate digital copies of Oxford research publications, such as journal articles, conference papers, book chapters, working papers and theses. Most of the manuscripts can eventually be released through ORA, thus making freely available many artic
We have a number of Open Access drop-in times coming up over Trinity Term. Get one-to-one help with Open Access and the REF, Act on Acceptance, and ORA. Drop-ins will run Tuesday – Friday at the following times in Weeks 1-8: Tuesdays 2.30-3.30pm, Knowledge Centre Library – ask for Ju
It’s a year since the start of HEFCE’s open access policy, requiring that journal articles and conference papers (in publications with an ISSN) accepted since 1 April 2016 are deposited in an open access repository within 3 months of acceptance for publication, to be eligi
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From Google translate: ""CPT" stands for the Cape Town Open Education Declaration, which was signed ten years ago. Remember Mark Surman (Mozilla Foundation) and Philipp Schmidt (MIT Media Lab), who were there. In time for the anniversary and the UNESCO Open Educational Resources Conference in Ljubljana, there is now CPT + 10, "an effort to […]
"A new journal is offering something we’ve never seen before: A cash reward to corresponding authors of papers it publishes. Normally, in the case of open-access journals, researchers have to pay article processing charges (APCs). But Minimally Invasive Surgical Oncology, an open-access journal launched at the end of last year, flips the typical narrative — […]
About the Oxford Open Access Project
The Oxford Open Access project is a collaborative project involving Research Services, the Bodleian Libraries, IT Services, the Planning and Resource Allocation Section, OUP and the Academic Divisions, accountable to the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) and the Research Committee.
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