|Submission Date||Nov. 30, 2018|
AC-11: Open Access to Research
|1.00 / 2.00||
Centre for Research and Innovation
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):
Which of the following best describes the open access policy? (Mandatory or Voluntary):
Does the institution provide financial incentives to support faculty members with article processing and other open access publication charges?:
A brief description of the open access policy, including the date adopted, any incentives or supports provided, and the repository(ies) used:
The open access policy is both mandatory and voluntary, depending on whether the project is Tri-Agency funded or not. Any research publications that utilize Tri-Agency funding must be open access per Tri-Agency guidelines.
The Knowledge dissemination portion of internal grants would support open access publishing
A copy of the institution's open access policy:
The institution's open access policy:
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):
A brief description of how the institution’s library(ies) support open access to research:
Yes, Fanshawe complies with the tri-council’s policy on open access through hosting an open access institutional repository (FIRST).
- Karla Van Kessel
Director, Library and Media Services, Student Services
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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