The UKRI Open Access policy requires use of the following licenses when publishing on open access:
Further information on CC licenses can be found on the Creative Commons website.
ORCID provides a unique persistent digital identifier for individuals to use with their name as they engage in research, scholarship, and innovation activities.
Webpage on Citations and Research Impact (Library website)
The University is a signatory to the Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), a set of recommendations designed to ensure that “…the quality and impact of scientific outputs…is measured accurately and evaluated wisely.”
Plan S is an initiative for Open Access publishing that was launched in September 2018. The plan is supported by cOAlition S, an international consortium of research funders. Plan S requires that, from 2021, scientific publications that result from research funded by public grants must be published in compliant Open Access journals or platforms.
Johnson, R. (2019). From coalition to commons: Plan S and the future of scholarly communication. Insights, 32(1), 5. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1629/uksg.453