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Library Research Support: Open Research: University & Funder Policies

This guide is intended to provide advice and support on open access research, including guidance around Durham Research Online (DRO), open access publishing, research data management and related topics.

University and funder Policies


This guide outlines the expectations and requirements of the University and different Research Funders around open access publication.

Durham University Policy

Durham University Open Access Policy

Other Funder Policies

Other funders and Open Access

UKRI Policy

UKRI Open Access Policy

REF and Open Access

Ref and Open Access

Wellcome Trust Policy

Wellcome Trust Open Access Policy

Plan S

Plan S and Open Access

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