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Open Access Agreements and Memberships

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Open Access Agreements fit into the larger scholarly communication and Open Science landscapes. 

Academic Publishing - Recognize the main academic publishing models and identify publishing models for your work

KiltHub - KiltHub is the comprehensive institutional repository and research collaboration platform for research data and scholarly outputs produced by members of Carnegie Mellon University and their collaborators. KiltHub collects, preserves, and provides stable, long-term global open access to a wide range of research data and scholarly outputs created by faculty, staff, and student members of Carnegie Mellon University in the course of their research and teaching.

Creative CommonsOpen licenses exist to help authors share their work for others to use, while still retaining the rights. Creative Commons licenses are free, easy to use licenses that copyright holders can apply to any type of copyrighted work.

APC Funding - The Libraries maintains an Article Processing Charge (APC) fund to support our CMU authors who wish to publish open access. Eligibility criteria apply. Learn more in the APC Fund Research Guide.

Open Science Tools - CMU Libraries licenses and supports tools for collaboration and sharing data and research. These tools are free for CMU users.



Contact the University Libraries Data and Publishing Services team for questions related to Open Access publishing, Open Science, or scholarly communications.