Open Access publishing and self-archiving

RIS Open Science and ACRIS -team helps with questions relating to Open Access publishing and assists Aalto University researchers in self-archiving their works into Aalto’s institutional repository. See instructions on self-archival (ACRIShelp).


Open Access Principles in Aalto University

Aalto University advises its researchers to publish their scientific articles in Open Access publications (see Decision by President):

  • the results of the research conducted at Aalto University are published in channels that maximise the scientific impact
  • Aalto University requests its researchers to publish their scientific articles and research results with open access
  • Aalto University maintains a research information system ACRIS, which serves as a platform for open access publishing and a repository for scientific publications
  • To promote the open availability of research articles, Aalto University provides the open access publishing as a service for Aalto authors. Please see the instructions and Vice President’s Decision 2018.