Scholarly Communication

NIH Public Access Policy

Who is affected by the new reporting requirement?

The policy applies to you if your peer-reviewed article meets the following criteria:

  • Directly funded by an NIH grant or cooperative agreement active in FY2008 (October 1, 2007-September 30, 2008)
  • Directly funded by a contract signed on or after April 7, 2008
  • Directly funded by the NIH Intramural Program
  • If NIH pays your salary
  • If your article is a peer-reviewed journal article, including research reports and reviews


Last modified: October 17, 2012