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Open Access

Discover opportunities, platforms, and funding to publish open access and satisfy funder requirements and UC Open Access (OA) Policies. When access barriers to scholarship and research are dismantled, researchers are empowered to share their insights on a global scale. From understanding different policies to leveraging open access repositories, our resources can give you the tools you need to get there.

The OA Landscape

The Open Access publishing model ensures that anyone, anywhere can engage with your research and ideas without barriers, amplifying your impact on the global stage. Our guide is a comprehensive resource for all things Open Access at the Library.

Guide to OA

US Federal Funder Public Access Policies

Stay ahead of public access mandates with the Library’s support and services. We'll help you ensure your funded research is accessible to the public in compliance with institutional, funder, and publisher policies so you can reach the audience you need.

Understand the Policies

UC OA Policies

These policies ensure free public access to all research articles by UC authors. Understand how you can participate in these policies and be a part of the UC’s commitment to open access publishing.

Explore UC OA Policies


eScholarship publishing and repository services allow UC scholars to directly control the creation and dissemination of their research. Share your work with a global audience and maximize your impact.

Publish with eScholarship