Open access

This guide provides information about open access publishing and sharing research data.

OA at Victoria

ResearchArchive–Te Puna Rangahau is the public-facing repository for research outputs from Victoria University of Wellington. Content is indexed by, Google Scholar and other repository collections.

The archive includes material authored by Victoria researchers and includes:

  • research articles and conference papers
  • doctoral and master's theses

Information about the rights of authors and researchers about material in this archive: Copyright for the ResearchArchive.

The RestrictedArchive contains research outputs that we do not have permission to make widely available and is accessible only to members of the Victoria University community. This requires a Victoria username and password. Material in RestrictedArchive is not indexed by external search engines, but is searchable in the Library's Te Waharoa.

Create an OA online journal. Open journal systems at Victoria University of Wellington Library is open source journal software. Several titles are published using OJS at Victoria, providing immediate, free access, for example, the Journal of New Zealand Studies.