These Guidelines provide context and explanation for the rules on open access applicable to beneficiaries in projects funded or co-funded under Horizon 2020.
1. What is open access (OA)?
A. Self-archiving (also referred to as 'green' open access)
B. Open access publishing (also referred to as 'gold' open access)
2. Why open access to publications and data in Horizon 2020?
3. Political and legal basis for rules on open access in Horizon 2020
4. Mandate on open access to publications
5. Open Research Data Pilot
Data management and data management plans (DMP)
What are the requirements of the Open Research Data Pilot?
6. Further information and help
7. Annexes


Authors: European Commission
Publication year: 2013
Language: English (EN)
Level of knowledge: Introductory: aware of
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