Discover our blogs

Aerospace | Cranfield University

Aerospace

Agrifood | Cranfield University

Agrifood

Alumni | Cranfield University

Alumni

Careers | Cranfield University

Careers

Careers | Cranfield University

Defence and Security

Design | Cranfield University

Design

Energy and Power | Cranfield University

Energy and Power

Environment | Cranfield University

Environment

Forensics | Cranfield University

Forensics

Libraries | Cranfield University

Libraries

Libraries | Cranfield University

Manufacturing

Libraries | Cranfield University

School of Management

Libraries | Cranfield University

Transport Systems

Water | Cranfield University

Water

Homepage / Simplifying REF compliance

Simplifying REF compliance

"Simplify your life" written on a calming photo of white flowers

To be eligible for the next Research Excellence Framework (REF), submissions published after 1 April 2016 must be made Open Access, i.e. available via an institutional or subject repository and free to read online or download. (This only applies to material with an ISSN.)

To simplify this process for authors at Cranfield, the Research and Innovation Office and Information Services (Libraries) have developed a simple procedure for newly accepted papers:

  1. On confirmed acceptance of your journal article, please forward publisher notification email to accepted@cranfield.ac.uk.
  2. Please attach the final copy of your manuscript (ideally post-review, pre-published).
  3. We will then create a record for you in CRIS (Cranfield Research Information System).

For more information, please visit the ‘Simplifying REF compliance’ intranet page, or email accepted@cranfield.ac.uk with any questions about REF eligibility,

 

CC-BY-NC-SA 2.0 image by LeadSails on Flickr

Written by:

Written By: Georgina Parsons

Categories & Tags:

Leave a comment on this post:

Sign up for more information about studying master’s and research degrees at Cranfield

Sign up now
Go to Top