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Open Access: Welcome

Welcome to the Open Access LibGuide. This guide was created to help you understand Open Access and publish your own content


Welcome to the Open Access guide! Use this guide to learn about what open access is, how to publish open access content, and where to find open access content.

Open access makes content freely available to the reader. Some versions of open access also give the reader other abilities, such as the ability to freely re-use content.

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Mariah Manley, then Reference Assistant at MCPHS, developed the original version of this guide.