Green Open Access:
**Most publishers will allow Green Open Access licenses
Gold Open Access:
Make work open access by depositing it into an institutional repository, such as e-scholar available through the library, or a subject repository.
Publish in the journal of your choosing and make a pre-publication manuscripts or author accepted manuscripts available in open access through the institutional repository or a subject repository.
Always verify with the publisher that they allow the deposit of pre-publication manuscripts or author accepted manuscripts into institutional repositories or subject repositories. Find out more about the journal publishers open access guidelines by searching for the journal of interest in SHERPA/RoMEO.
To cover costs of publishing in open access journals, publishers of Gold Open Access publications may:
*The Library does NOT pay for or subsidize author publication fees for Open Access publications. Most research grants factor publication costs into total funding.
Open Access is the free, immediate, online availability of research articles, coupled with the rights to use these articles fully in the digital environment. (SPARC)