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UCA Research Online Policies

The University has a policy that all staff research outputs are recorded in UCA Research Online, as well as PhD student theses.

For further details, see the UCA Research Online Policies (PDF).

Eligibility for the next REF

HEFCE has announced a new Policy for open access in the post-2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).

In order to be eligible for submission to the next REF, journal articles and conference proceedings with an ISSN will need to be deposited in UCA Research Online within three months of acceptance for publication.

If you have any queries, there is a member of staff in Library & Student Services who can offer help and training: ucaro@ucreative.ac.uk or 01252 892723.