Research

Open Access Support

Please see the range of support available to academic researchers regarding Pure and Open Access publishing.  


Open Access & Research Data Management

For all open access and research data management queries please email openaccess@southwales.ac.uk and our Research Librarian, Nick Roberts will be in touch. 


Open Access Policy Queries

Contact our Research Excellence Manager Dr Sarah Theobald based in the Research and Innovation Services team.


Online Resources

SHERPA/ROMEO Copyright transfer policies of academic publishers and their journals.

SHERPA/JULIET Research funders' open access policies.

SHERPA/FACT Funders and authors compliance tool

SHERPA/REF REF requirements for open access to research

Directory of Open Access Journals


Funder policies

HEFCE/REF

RCUK

Horizon 2020

Wellcome Trust