Open Access Guide

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What's In This Guide

OA Overview & FAQ: This section addresses common questions about open access.

How to Make Your Work OA: Whether your work is published or unpublished, learn the steps to take to make your work open access.

Publicly Funded Research: This section describes current federal open access policies.

Your Rights as an Author (Negotiation and Advocacy): Go here for advice on talking about open access options with publishers.

OA & Open Educational Resources: Our open educational resources guide has information on finding open educational resources, which can be downloaded, edited, and shared.

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