Tools and Training


Research, Innovation and Enterprise Services and Library and Learning Resources are running a programme of staff development events.

A detailed programme will be available shortly.

If your Faculty or Research Group require additional training please contact us at repository@uwtsd.a.cuk and we will discuss a bespoke course. 


Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) - details of 10,000 fully OA journals
Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB) - 2000 academic open access books from 64 publishers.
OpenDOAR - directory of academic open access repositories.
Predatory journals and publishers - Manchester University guide to checking credibility of unfamiliar titles
SHERPA Juliet (funder policies)
SHERPA Romeo (journal policies)
SHERPA FACT (Funders & Authors Compliance Tool).
OAPEN-UK  A collaborative research project gathering evidence to help stakeholders make informed decisions on the future of open access scholarly monograph publishing in the humanities and social sciences (HSS).