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Open Access Publishing Guide

This guide provides information on identifying Open Access journals, making use of open repositories, and finding university-related discounts for Open Access publishing,

Quick Links

DigitalHub – Northwestern Medicine’s institutional repository

Northwestern University Open Access Fund – find university funding to publish in an open access journal

Open Access Spectrum Evaluation Tool–  rates journals based on openness

SHERPA/ROMEO– find your publisher’s copyright transfer agreement

Open Access Overview  – historical overview by open access champion, Peter Suber