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Open Access

A guide to open access publishing for faculty and researchers.

Did you know?

When OA journals charge fees, only 12 percent of authors end up paying the fees out of pocket (Suber, 2012).


KU One-University Open Access Publishing Fund

Limited funding for OA article processing fees is now available to KU/KUMC authors who meet the following criteria:

  • KUMC faculty, graduate student, post-doc, or staff
  • Author requesting funds, as well as the lead author (if applicable) of the publication,  must be a KU employee or student

Additional Criteria:

  • No other sources of funding are available to the author
  • Funding will only be considered for articles submitted or accepted for publication
  • The fund may only be disbursed through the payment of publisher invoices
The One University Open Access Author Fund