Open Access


It is International Open Access Week 19th - 23rd October 2020.

If you would like to find out more about making research outputs available to everyone, this short introduction will cover the following:

  • What is Open Access?
  • What are the Benefits?
  • Different types of Open Access
  • The main drivers for Open Access
  • Licencing and copyright
  • Support for Open Access
  • Useful links for further information

The Vitae Researcher Development Framework

This session maps on to Domain A of the Vitae Framework: Knowledge and intellectual abilities which includes the sub-domain areas of:

  • A1: Knowledge base
  • A2: Cognitive abilities
  • A3: Creativity
The Vitae Researcher Development Framework