Making your research Open Access
Information on Open Access, research funders' policies, including the Wellcome Trust and costs.
Research funders in Europe announce 'Plan S' to make all scientific works free to read as soon as they are published.
Research funders' policies
Find out about sponsor requirements about Open Access and the local support available to you.
Deposit your publication
Step-by-step guides on how to deposit your research into the University's Open Access repository.
Open Access publication funds
Information for authors on funding available for Open Access publishing and publisher discount schemes.
Help and support
The Scholarly Communications Team will be able to advise you on the best way to make your research open access.
Open Access charges claim form
Eligible staff and students can apply to have their open access publication charges paid by the university
College and School Open Access contacts
Each College and School has a dedicated contact point for local support for Open Access which are listed below.
Journal articles and conference proceedings submitted to REF2021 must be made available on an Open Access basis.