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Legislation passed in December 2007 ensures that the public has access to published results of National Institutes iof Health (NIH) -funded research: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-08-033.html The new rules require researchers to submit all peer-reviewed journal articles that arise from NIH funds to PubMed Central (PMC) within twelve months of publication. PubMed Central (PMC) www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov is a free online archive of full-text biomedical journal articles.
General Information and Frequently Asked Questions:
Comprehensive Guidance on the new NIH policy:
Retaining Author’s Rights:
ADDENDUM: Journal acknowledges that Author retains the right to provide a copy of the final manuscript to the NIH and the OSU ScholarsArchive upon acceptance for Journal publication, for public archiving in PubMed Central as soon as possible but no later than 12 months after publication by Journal.
The OSU Libraries has experience working on digital repository and open access issues. We encourage OSU faculty to deposit their work in OSU’s ScholarsArchive at the same time as they deposit in PubMed Central.
Thanks to Madelyn Wessel of the University of Virginia for compiling much of this information.
This information is current as of 2/22/08