Open access publishing

Open Access is free, unrestricted online access to research outputs. It is a requirement of publication for many funders and for the Research Excellence Framework (REF) submissions. Find out more about Open Access, REF and funder requirements, funding and payment details.

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Open Access team 

Telephone 0117 42 83391

Research Support Librarians

Open access claim form

Make a claim for gold publication of Research Council, CRUK or Wellcome funded papers.

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