Open Access with myPublications

You can use myPublications to deposit a version of your output in our institutional open access (OA) repository - White Rose Research Online (WRRO). myPublications can also record whether your output has been made OA via the Gold route, or has been published in an OA journal.

Background information and support Open Access and the REF
The Library OA website has background information on open access (Green vs Gold), the requirements of different funders and publishers, including embargo periods and copyright restrictions, and details on how to access funding available to pay Article Processing Charges. To be eligible for REF2021, all journal articles and conference papers (with an ISSN) accepted for publication after 1 April 2016 must be deposited in an eligible OA repository within 3 months of first online publication. Further information, including FAQs, are available on the REF OA Policy website.
Library OA website REF OA Policy website