Open access information for publishers

Information and help for publishers involved in open access.

Guidance for publishers on how to develop open access processes

This information is to help publishers develop policies and processes that mean Wellcome Trust-funded authors can continue to seek publication in a wide range of peer-reviewed journals.

The Creative Commons Attribution licence (CC-BY)

This information has been developed primarily for publishers, but is potentially of use to Wellcome Trust-funded researchers. It sets out the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) licence requirements.

Reports and guides

Open access at the Wellcome Trust: a guide for publishers [PDF 291KB]

Open access monographs and book chapters: a practical guide for publishers [PDF 1.1MB]

More information

The Potential Role for Intermediaries in Managing the Payment of Open Access Article Processing Charges (APCs), October 2012