The purpose of this policy is to provide global open access via internet to Özyeğin University’s scientific research results within the framework of open access principles. With this policy, the visibility of scientific output as well as the protection of the university’s intellectual heritage is assured.
Open Access to research publications aims to improve the recognition of the university and its researchers and also to increase the number of citation of the publications. It also ensures the rise of the prestige of the university.
Plus, this policy allows the development of new funding opportunities and the increase of international collaborations, resulted from the obligations incurred by the main public and private fund providers.
Moreover, this policy seeks to facilitate the sharing and the development of digital teaching materials and also the management of research and teaching activities. It also offers a useful platform which is supportive for the scientific development of the students in which they can share their academic works.
Click here for Özyeğin University’s Open Access and Academic Archive Policy.