OSTP 2022 Nelson Memo: My Thoughts and Observations

Thoughts and Observations on the Policy Guidance of OSTP Memo August 25, 2022: Ensuring Free, Immediate, and Equitable Access to Federally Funded Research Howard Ratner, Executive Director, CHORUS 2 September 2022 (Posted online 9 September 2022; updated 16 September 2022) Download PDF The opinions expressed here are mine and may not reflect those of the […]

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OSTP Nelson Memo 2022 Reading List & Useful Links

Reading List & Useful Links for Policy Guidance of OSTP Memo August 25, 2022: “Ensuring Free, Immediate, and Equitable Access to Federally Funded Research” The following is a curated list of analyses, White House documents, and opinion pieces. CHORUS will update this list periodically. Feel free to send suggested additions/corrections to info@chorusaccess.org.  Last updated: 15 […]

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Software Citation Policies Index

Over the last few years, publishers have been making their Software Citation Policies known either at the publisher level or at the journal level. These policies range in their mandate but many require authors to cite the software central to their findings, following published guidance from the FORCE11 Software Citation Implementation Working Group. CHORUS has created a centralized index […]

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Publisher Data Availability Policies Index

Over the last few years, publishers have been making their Data Availability Policies known either at the publisher level or at the journal level. These policies range in their mandate, but most require authors to make all data necessary to replicate their study’s findings publicly available without restriction at the time of publication. When specific legal […]

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Publisher Implementation Guide v2.3

The CHORUS Publisher Implementation Guide is now available for download. Download CHORUS Publisher Implementation Guide v2.3 The guide’s comprehensive explanation of CHORUS’ technical requirements and business decisions will be of immediate use to any publisher considering participation in CHORUS. It will be periodically updated as CHORUS evolves in response to the forthcoming agency requirements, helping […]

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CHORUS Publisher Summary Reports

CHORUS Publisher Summary Reports provide publisher members with regular updates about their records in the CHORUS database. The report contains the following details: DOI | Agencies associated with the DOI | Journal Name | Type | ISSN | Authors | Article Title |Article URL | Publicly Accessible On Publisher Site Date | Print and Online […]

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Member Badges

Promote your CHORUS affiliation by displaying our Members Badge on your website and print collateral. Please link the badge back to https://www.chorusaccess.org.   Click here to view & download CHORUS logo files  

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CHORUS Funder Participants

Below is a list of funder partners working with CHORUS as part of their open access or public access plans, pilot projects, or linking arrangements; clicking on the funder name will take you to the Agency Open Access Plan.  Checkmarks represent the publisher obligations as set forth in the agreements. Funder(1) Crossref Funder ID (top […]

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