What the policy applies to, how to comply, preprints, costs we'll provide and sanctions.
Open access guidance
Information for authors, publishers and research organisations about our open access policy and how to comply.
Guidance on making your research publication compliant with our open access policy.
Wellcome-funded authors can access funds to cover open access publishing costs for research papers.
Information about how to deposit your research publication.
These guidelines set out the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) licence requirements, which you need to meet to comply with our open access policy.
Guidance for research organisations on how to implement responsible and fair approaches for research assessment
Guidance for Wellcome-funded organisations on research assessment approaches.
This guidance sets out how we expect Wellcome Centres and Programmes to meet our open access policy, how authors should acknowlege our funding, and how open access funds can be used.