Open Access

Open access is a principle by which content is made available online free of charge and with minimal copyright and licensing restrictions.  Open access scholarly publishing can:

  • incorporate peer review
  • enhance the visibility and accessibility of authors' intellectual outputs
  • contribute to knowledge sharing and the advancement of scholarship

The following resources elaborate on what open access is.

General Discussions

Research Funders’ Access Policies

Open Access Journal Publishing

Updates and Further Readings