Policy

Research councils’ policy on open access

UKRI’s open access policy for peer-reviewed research articles that report research funded by our research councils.

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UKRI
Published:
Last updated:
25 August 2021

Documents

Research councils' policy on open access and supporting guidance (PDF)

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Research councils' policy on open access – frequently asked questions (FAQs) (PDF)

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Details

This policy applies to peer-reviewed research articles published in journals or conference proceedings that:

  • acknowledge funding, in full or in part, from a UKRI research council
  • are submitted for publication before 1 April 2022.

The policy and FAQ documents outline the policy detail and supporting guidance.

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