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Open Access

A guide to open access at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Where to get help

For your articles to be eligible for REF submission they need to be made open access in e-space. In order for certain research outputs to be eligible for the REF they must comply with the REF 2021 Open Access Policy. Full details of the policy are in the REF submission guidance.

Information on the policy is available on the REF page of the Researchers Guide. RKE manage the REF and they can be contacted at