Information Services

Making your research Open Access

Information on Open Access, research funders' policies, including the Wellcome Trust and costs.

Open Access checklist for UoE authors

Checklist for all UoE authors to follow to help them make their research outputs open access.

Open Access publication funds

Information for authors on funding available for Open Access publishing and publisher discount schemes.

Publisher open access agreements

The University of Edinburgh has signed transformative ('Read and Publish') agreements to enable corresponding authors from the University to publish eligible research articles open access for no extra cost.

Open Monographs

Information for authors publishing Open Access Monographs

Read & Publish journal list

The Library on behalf of the University has signed up to a number of "Read and Publish" deals with publishers.

Plan S

Research funders in Europe announce 'Plan S' to make all scientific works free to read as soon as they are published.

Quick links

Edinburgh Research Explorer

Edinburgh Diamond open access journals

Publications and Open Access policies

Bogus or predatory journals

Copyright for researchers

Submitting your thesis


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