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OA Events at VT
Open Access Week is an internationally observed event in late October that Virginia Tech has marked since 2012 with a keynote address, panels, and workshops.
Workshops through PDN on open access-related topics occur year-round.
Open Projects We Support
In addition to our Open Access Fund, the University Libraries provide direct financial support for open access content and infrastructure.
Stay Informed About OA at VT
Our blog covers open access, open data, and open educational resources at Virginia Tech and beyond. Check it out for event announcements and recaps, book reviews, commentaries, and more.
OpenVT Email List
Join our low-volume email list/Google group for announcements and discussion of open access, open data, and open educational resources.
Follow us on Twitter for event announcements and links to new and interesting open-related resources.
Opening Knowledge: Resources for Open Research and Teaching at Virginia Tech and Beyond
A regularly updated booklet that is distributed in print in the Libraries and around campus, covering all open-related services from VT Libraries.
Open Access Services at Virginia Tech
Open Access Policy
Virginia Tech's open access policy was passed by the Board of Visitors on March 22, 2021, and covers faculty, staff, and students.
Open Access Fund
The fund helps authors pay Article Processing Charges (APCs) that some open access journals charge
VTechWorks is Virginia Tech's institutional repository for access and preservation of journal articles and other scholarship
Virginia Tech Publishing
Virginia Tech Publishing helps faculty and students publish journals, conference proceedings, and books, all open access.
Discounts for OA Publishing
Our memberships with some publishers reduce the amount of article processing charges (APCs)
We also consult on publication agreements and other aspects of copyright. See also the copyright tab on this page.
Institutional Repository Manager
All original content on this page is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. 3rd-party content including, but not limited to images and linked items, are subject to their own license terms.