Answered By: Danielle Westmark
Last Updated: Jul 25, 2022     Views: 3

The Public Access Policy ensures that the public has access to the published results of NIH-funded research. It requires scientists to submit final peer-reviewed journal manuscripts from NIH funds to the digital archive PubMed Central.

Librarians can help with planning for compliance and reporting on compliance. To request assistance from a librarian, email

For more information, visit the NIH "Public Access Policy" webpage.

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