The Centre for Digital Scholarship is dedicated to support Open Access publishing by means of policy, training, support, and services available to all researchers of Leiden University.
Agreements with publishers
Leiden University has numerous deals with publishers that will offer our corresponding authors Open Access without additional costs and guarantees high quality.
Browse the Journal Browser for the possibilities to publish Open Access listed per journal. If you only wish to see the journals that will offer you a (large) discount, you may consult this list of 8000 titles.
You can upload your publication via LUCRIS/the Leiden repository and make your research publicly available without any costs.
If you have any questions on embargoes or copyright, the Copyright Information Office will be happy to answer those at: email@example.com
Leiden University's Open Access Policy
As of December 2017, the Executive Board asks all Leiden researchers to upload their peer reviewed articles into the Leiden Repository.
Open Access coaching
Open Access provides direct, free and online availability of research output without copyright restrictions by publishers. Open Access increases the visibility of a publication enormously.
The Open Access team at the Centre for Digital Scholarship offers advice, presentations en workshops; we are happy to answer your questions on Open Access via: firstname.lastname@example.org