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Open Access for Scholarly Publishing: Some College and University Open Access Policies

Links to DePauw's Repository of Scholarly & Creative Work and to DePauw's Open Access Policy

Open Access Policies at Other Colleges and Universities


The Internet can accelerate discovery, democratize access, and enable new strategies to address complex research challenges. To take advantage of these opportunities and to further their mission of creating, preserving, and disseminating knowledge, many academic institutions are taking steps to capture the benefits of Open Access by developing campus policies for the timely, free, online dissemination of institutional research outputs. (SPARC Campus Open Access Policy "Choice Points") Here are examples of policies passed by faculty:

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