Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 58.11
Liaison R. Johnston
Submission Date March 10, 2014
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University of Missouri, Kansas City
AC-11: Access to Research

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 R. Kaye Johnston
Sustainability Coordinator
Campus Facilities
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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:

All Scholarly articles are available through Merlin through library access. Merlin is an open access repository for scholarly articles by faculty and staff and all theses and dissertations are deposited in Merlin. That includes all published research.

+ Date Revised: April 9, 2014

A copy of the open access policy:

The open access policy:

UMKC has open access of all published research.

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:

This week universities and scholarly communities around the world celebrate Open Access Week. Open Access Week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to learn about the benefits of Open Access (OA), which is the free, immediate, online access to the results of scholarly research, and the right to re-use those results as needed.

The website URL where information about open access to the institution's research is available:
+ Date Revised: April 9, 2014

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