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Open Access for Scholarly Publishing: OA Policy Examples

Open Access Policies at Other Colleges and Universities

The Internet can accelerate discovery, democratize access, and enable new strategies to address complex research challenges. To take advantage of these opportunities and to further their mission of creating, preserving, and disseminating knowledge, many academic institutions are taking steps to capture the benefits of Open Access by developing campus policies for the timely, free, online dissemination of institutional research outputs. (SPARC Campus Open Access Policy "Choice Points"). Butler University's Open Access Policy is reflective of policies created and adopted by Harvard, MIT, and other universities.

Here are examples of policies passed by faculty:

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