A growing number of research and academic institutions are establishing OA policies, which encourage or mandate access to research outputs. This collective commitment to Open Access helps individual authors to negotiate their rights, and to make their work openly available.
Some institutions which have adopted OA policies or mandates are listed here. To search for others, visit the Registry of Open Access Repositories Mandatory Archiving Policies (ROARMAP).
- Concordia University
- Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), U Toronto
- University of Ottawa
- University of Victoria: OA Statement of Commitment for Librarians, Archivists and PEA
- York University: OA Policy for Librarians and Archivists