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A red-faced sun rises above a city. Watercolour painting after Salomon Trismosin.
Credit: Wellcome Library, London
Wellcome Library has made funds available to pay the open access publishing costs for research papers, monographs and book chapters that result from research based on the Wellcome Library’s collections.
In this video the Head of Library, Simon Chaplin, explains why the Fund has been created, and what the benefits are for the Library and its users.
To be eligible to apply for these funds:
If you have a peer-reviewed, accepted monograph, book chapter or research article, and would like to apply for funds to pay the open access publication charge, please read our guide to the Open Access Fund.
When you're ready to apply, download and complete this application form [PDF 502KB] using the latest version of Adobe Reader (version XI). If you are having trouble completing the PDF form, you can use the MS Word version [Word 788KB].
The Library Open Access Team will assess your application and confirm whether or not it has been successful. We aim to let you know the outcome of you application within three weeks.
Wellcome Library has made funds available to pay the open access publishing costs for publications that result from research based on the Library’s collections. This guide provides further information about the Open Access Fund.
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