Skip to Content

Research Support News

Image with Wiley and QUB Open Access logo
3 June, 2021

As of 1 July 2021 until 31 December 2021, the Wiley ‘Read and Publish’ open access fund will be limited to UKRI, the Wellcome Trust and former *COAF funded research articles only.

Queen's transformative / read and publish image with publisher logos included
6 May, 2021

Queen's researchers can now publish open access with no charge in journals that are part of a "transformative" or "read & publish" agreement.

Infographic for E-thesis annual overview 1 Jan - 31 Dec 2020
8 March, 2021

2020 was an exceptionally busy year for e-thesis at Queen’s. . In the period 1 Jan – 31 Dec 2020, the e-thesis team validated 451 e-theses.

Open Access icon
24 September, 2020

From 12th October until 31st December 2020 OA publishing with Wiley will be limited to Wellcome, UKRI, Blood Cancer UK, British Heart Foundation, Cancer Research UK, Parkinson’s UK and Versus Arthritis funded research only.

Notice for APC Expenditure
27 August, 2020

The Library’s Open Access Team has published, on behalf of the University, an Article Processing Charges (APCs) expenditure report for the period April 2019 to March 2020.

Article Processing Charge expenditure at Queens University Belfast April 2021 to March 2020 image with Queen's logo
1 September, 2021

The Library’s Open Research Team has published, on behalf of the University, an Article Processing Charges (APCs) expenditure report for the period April 2020 to March 2021.

Postgraduate researcher students required to make thesis open access in Pure
23 September, 2021

From 1 September 2021 all PGR students* must submit ONLY an electronic version of their final thesis as a condition of fulfilment of their award.

Image showing the JISC and Elsevier logos
8 October, 2021

The contract between Elsevier and UK Universities is due for renewal in December 2021.

An image of the Special Collections Reading Room
3 December, 2021

Visitors can now book appointments to consult Special Collections and Archives material Monday to Saturday.