Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 47.46
Liaison Sarah Gilly
Submission Date Dec. 16, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Stevens Institute of Technology
AC-11: Access to Research

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Chrissa Papaioannou
Sr. Director of Research Administration
Office of Sponsored Programs
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Total number of institutional divisions (e.g. schools, colleges, departments) that produce research:

Number of divisions covered by a policy assuring open access to research:

A brief description of the open access policy, including the date adopted and repository(ies) used:

Green open access refers to articles made available through open access institutional repositories or personal archives. These articles, often pre-print or post-print but usually not published versions (unless the author's publisher allows it), are submitted by the authors to the repository or archive, and can be subject to publisher embargoes. If an institution or organization mandates open access availability of its research, that OA is usually achieved through repositories. Gold Open Access is on the Journal level, referring to journals published open access online and freeely available. These journals are peer-reviewed like traditional journals, and publish articles immediately. Hybrid open access refers to the way traditional publishers have integrated Gold OA into their publishing models, in which authoris, for an additional fee, can have their articles made open access, usually after an embargo period.

A copy of the open access policy:

The open access policy:

The Open Access Policy can be found at http://library.stevens.edu/c.php?g=233379&p=1550234

The website URL where the open access repository is available:
A brief description of how the institution’s library(ies) support open access to research:

Gratis open access: no cost to read, but reuse is restricted; Libre open access: no cost to read but includes more reuse rights, usually by way of a Creative Commons license, and thus fully in line with the Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Knowledge in the Sciences and Humanities (2003)

The website URL where information about open access to the institution's research is available:

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