COR OA Policy Working Group

“Virginia Tech’s Commission on Research (CoR) has decided to move forward with the drafting of a faculty Open Access policy. The Commission’s OA Policy Working Group is charged with drafting policy language and providing updates to the Commission.  The Working Group is composed of Kevin McGuire (CoR, Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation), Ginny Pannabecker (CoR, Libraries), Cayelan Carey (Biological Sciences), Tom Sanchez (Urban Affairs & Planning) and Philip Young (Libraries).  Contact us with your questions and comments at 

Outreach to faculty began in the spring of 2017 and is ongoing. …”

Policy giving public ‘open access’ to research set for approval |

“The University of Illinois has developed a new policy on “open access” to research articles published by UI faculty members and researchers, which UI trustees are set to approve in Springfield today.”