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NIH Public Access Policy

A Guide to the NIH Public Access Policy

US Government Mandates

US Government Mandates

The Laws and Orders Upholding Public Access Include:

International Funding Agencies

 Some Foundations, NGOs, and international organizations have their own public or open access policies.

Other Agencies - US

Agencies Using the NIH's NIHMS/PMC Systems:

  • Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
  • Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
  • Federal and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
  • Veterans Authority (VA)

Agencies Developing Their Own Systems:

Public Access to Research Data

 Research Data - Federal Public Access Plans: