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Federal Agencies Public Access Policies

This guide is intended for use by the researchers at Rutgers University. It covers an overview and requirements of the policy, addressing copyright issues, submission methods, citing PMCID, and how to manage compliance.

About This Guide

This guide is intended for use by the researchers at Rutgers University on compliance with federal funding agencies public access policies, focusing on NIH Public Access Policy (PAP). The content of this guide is outlined below:

  • Links to Federal funding agencies' public access policies
  • Understanding NIH PAP
  • How to comply with NIH PAP

-  Address Copyright Issues

-  Submission Methods

-  Citing PMCID

  • Managing Compliance
  • Contact Information
It also posts news on NIH and other federal agencies' public access policies as well as other related news.

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