Today: McKeldin Open 24 hours - Campus ID required 11pm - 8am

Open Access Publishing Fund

Posted: Sep 04, 2019

Out-of-date Warning This news post is more than three months old and may contain out-of-date information.

The UMD Libraries is now accepting applications for the Open Access Publishing Fund for 2019-2020. Established as a recommendation of the 2013 Report of the Joint Provost/Senate Open Access Task Force, the fund helps UMD researchers cover article-processing charges levied by peer-reviewed open access journals.

Eligibility requirements and guidelines, along with a link to the online application form, are available at Please note that for 2019-2020, the Libraries will fund 50% of the fee for a single article.


Please contact Terry Owen ( if you have any questions about the fund.