As a UC employee, you have the right, granted by UC’s open access policies, to make your scholarly articles freely available to anyone, anywhere, by depositing them in eScholarship, UC’s open access repository. How you deposit articles to eScholarship depends on your campus and/or your employment classification at UC:

Senate faculty and UC Irvine and UC Riverside employees

The UC Publication Management System simplifies this deposit process. The system searches multiple publication databases and sends you an email when it finds your work. You can also access the system at any time by going to oapolicy.universityofcalifornia.edu.

Download a quick start guide for the UC Publication Management System:

Other non-senate UC employees

We are working to expand access to the UC Publication Management System in groups across the UC campuses. Until you have been added to this system, you can upload your publication directly to eScholarship, UC’s open access repository and publishing platform. Select your campus below to begin the deposit process. (Note: you will be asked to log in. If you don’t yet have an eScholarship account, you will have the opportunity to create one.)

Download a quick start guide for depositing directly to eScholarship:

Manual Deposit Quick Start Guide 201509

If you still have questions, email oapolicy-help@universityofcalifornia.edu or contact your campus open access policy team for assistance.

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