Oxford’s Act on Acceptance service has since October 2015 allowed researchers to quickly and easily deposit their work in ORA via Symplectic Elements.This supports both the University’s Open Access policy for making research outputs widely available and our ability to optimise our submission to the next REF (Research Excellence Framework). We report on activity in April, the first month of the new HEFCE policy. Deposits aplenty but more newly-accepted articles needed During April a total of 1,088 items were deposited, bringing the grand total since October to 5,800. While this is a
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, click on the logo & Deposit, 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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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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