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Research Guides

Comply with Public Access Mandates

Helpful information about government and other funder mandates for public access to articles and data generated by funded research.

Federal Funder Policies

SPARC: Article and Data Sharing Requirements by Federal Agency

This is a community resource for tracking, comparing, and understanding both current and future U.S. federal funder requirements for sharing research articles and research data. With this resources, you can review and compare agencies' public access plans for articles or data sharing requirements.

Funders with Public Access or Open Access Policies