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‌Guidance, support & training

The Library's Research Support Team is here to help with all things open access.

If you have general questions or would like to arrange a departmental briefing, please contact the Open Research Team:

Book an appointment to get personalised guidance on open research practice, including open access.

Book an Open Research Online Appointment

Help at York

Deposit your research

Step-by-step instructions on how to deposit your papers in PURE are available:

More general advice on PURE is available:

For help and advice on PURE, email PURE support (

Open access training

Briefings for departments and other groups on open access, including funder and REF requirements, are available on request.

We also run Open Access Publication workshops for research staff and students, which are part of the Research Excellence Training programme.

Open access FAQs

What you wanted to know about open access and about open access at York.

External OA resources

Find out more about open access and follow the open access debate.