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Research Support Portal

Open access

This portal links you to agreements with publishers, an Open Access checklist and Scholarly Publications

Open access policy

Background information on Leiden University's Open Access Policy


There are various IT services to support your research. You can also request assistence in building your research setup, or with high performance computing and data management. You can install additional applications via the Managed Software Center or request them via the Helpdesk Portal

Your research in the media

How to bring your research results to the general public

Leiden Journal Browser

Preferred tool to check if the university has a deal for Open Access publishing with journals/publishers

LUCRIS Publication Management and the Scholarly Publications repository

Information on LUCRIS, Scholarly Publications and the various licenses and versions you can choose

Open access agreements with publishers

Link to the Journal Browser and an overview of publishers with an Open Access discount agreement with information on how enroll

Research data management checklist

A guide to sound data management at every stage of your research 

Scholarly Publications

Leiden's institutional repository that researchers should use to comply with Open Access policy

Storage finder

Find the right storage solution for your research data, based on your needs.

Academic integrity

Guidelines based on the principles laid down by the Netherlands Code of Conduct for Research Integrity

Academic Integrity Committee

Submit a complaint to the committee if you suspect a violation of scientific integrity

Bulk storage for research data 🔐

Request bulk storage of research data not requiring high throughput

Collaborations with industry or societal partners

Information about identifying partners & types of collaborations to construct research consortia

Confidential counsellor

If you are unsure about submiting a complaint or if you have other concerns to discuss in confidence, contact one of the confidential counsellors on academic integrity