Information on Open Access, Research Data Management, Pure and scholarly communications


The Research Support team provides support and guidance to researchers throughout the research cycle to maximise the discoverability and accessibility of their research publications and data. The team provides an Open Access checking service on Pure and dataset checking on Figshare and support researchers to meet the OA requirements of funders and the HEFCE REF.

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Summary of the team's activities

View Royal Holloway's research outputs and researcher profiles via the Pure Portal 

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Open Access and Copyright:


Meet the team

Open access

Information on the benefits of OA, how to make publications OA, REF OA, funder’s OA, policies including RCUK, Pure, etheses and copyright


Research data

Find out about research data management and available support.

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