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

See also the CHORUS list of US Public Access Plans Details.

Last updated: 2 June 2023

Requests for Information

The following are links to Requests for Information (comments) to upcoming agency plans in response the August 2022 Public Access Memo.


These pieces are excellent reads on the potential impacts of the memo and also provide some suggestions for next steps. 

White House Links 

Opinion Pieces & Other Reading