‌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 an individual consultation or departmental briefing, please email:

If you have any questions about how to make specific research outputs open access or have queries about the payment of APCs, please email:

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 (reo-pure-support@york.ac.uk‌).

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.