What is Open Access (OA)?
Open access (OA) publications allow everyone free, online, digital access to scholarly works that they can read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or share.
Find a more in depth definition at the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI).
Green Open Access
Researchers can deposit a version of their published work into a subject-based repository or an institutional repository.
Gold Open Access
Researchers publish in an Open Access journal, where the publisher of the scholarly journal provides free online access.
Everyone, everywhere, everything benefits!