OA Self-Archiving Policy: University of California

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Institution's/Department's OA Eprint Archives

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Institution's/Department's OA Self-Archiving Policy

[O]pen access policy... of retaining a right to open access dissemination of certain scholarly works.
University of California faculty shall routinely grant to The Regents of the University of California a license to place in a non-commercial open-access online repository the faculty member's scholarly work published in a scholarly journal or conference proceedings. In the event a faculty member is required to assign all or a part of his or her copyright rights in such scholarly work to a publisher as part of a publication agreement, the faculty member shall retain in the publication agreement the right to grant the foregoing license to the Regents. Faculty may opt out of this policy for any specific work or invoke a specified delay before such work appears in an open-access repository [in accordance with [an] opt-out mechanism set forth [in the policy].

Added by: Stevan Harnad () harnad AT ecs.soton.ac.uk on 17 Feb 2007