Overall Rating Bronze
Overall Score 39.53
Liaison Ellie Perry
Submission Date July 27, 2018
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STARS v2.1

California State University, Dominguez Hills
AC-11: Open Access to Research

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 2.00 Ellie Perry
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Services
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How many of the institution’s research-producing divisions are covered by a published open access policy that ensures that versions of future scholarly articles by faculty and staff are deposited in a designated open access repository? (All, Some or None):
All

Which of the following best describes the open access policy? (Mandatory or Voluntary):
Voluntary (strictly opt-in)

Does the institution provide financial incentives to support faculty members with article processing and other open access publication charges?:
No

A brief description of the open access policy, including the date adopted, any incentives or supports provided, and the repository(ies) used:

The Academic Senate passed an Open Access Resolution (FPC-18-01) in March of 2018 encouraging all faculty to submit open access scholarship to CSUDH ScholarWorks after acceptance for publication and to publish in peer-reviewed journals that allow open access archiving.

The CSUDH library also offers information and guidance on Open Access here: https://libguides.csudh.edu/openaccess


A copy of the institution's open access policy:
The institution's open access policy:

FPC 18-01
Resolved: that the Academic Senate encourages faculty members to publish in peer-reviewed journals that allow open access archiving of pre or post print versions or peer-reviewed journals that are entirely open access; and be it further
Resolved: That the Academic Senate encourages faculty members to negotiate a nonexclusive,
irrevocable, non-commercial, global license to exercise any and all rights under copyright in agreement with publishers for each of their scholarly works; and be it further
Resolved: That the Academic Senate encourages faculty members to submit open access scholarship to CSUDH ScholarWorks after acceptance for publication; and be it further
Resolved: That the distribution list include Faculty, Deans, Department Chairs and Program Coordinators and the Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs.


The website URL where the open access repository is available:
Estimated percentage of scholarly articles published annually by the institution’s faculty and staff that are deposited in a designated open access repository (0-100):
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A brief description of how the institution’s library(ies) support open access to research:
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The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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