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Open Access @ Pitt: OA in the World

Here you can find out more about Open Access to research and how Pitt and people around the world are engaged in this movement to make high-quality scholarship more freely and widely available and usable.

An International Movement

Much of the early development of the Open Access movement happened outside the United States--and it continues to do so. Here you'll find information and resources about the global nature of OA.

OA in Other Countries

Some of the most innovative, progressive efforts in the Open Access movement have occurred in other countries. Here's a short list of policies and supporting agencies in selected countries.

OA on the International Stage

Action and initiatives on Open Access are occurring transnationally as well as in individual countries and institutions. Major organizations and governing bodies have declared interest in and support of Open Access to research.