RoMEO and JULIET Updates for February 2015

SHERPA RoMEO provides information on publishers’ copyright contracts, as an advisory service for academic authors wishing to archive their work on line. Updates during February 2015 bring the number of publishers included in the service to 1,812.

SHERPA JULIET provides information on funders’ open access policies, as an advisory service for academic researchers wishing to check the requirements of their grants.  Policy information for 141 funders is now available.


Total publishers: 1,812

Added new publishers:

Publisher RoMEO Colour Date Added
ACE Publications Blue 11-February-2015
American Anthropological Association, Society for Cultural Anthropology Blue 11-February-2015
Central Ornithology Publication Office Blue 18-February-2015
Colegio Profesional de Psicologos de Costa Rica Blue 25-February-2015
COSCA (Counselling and Psychotherapy in Scotland) White 25-February-2015
Eagle Hill Institute Blue 19-February-2015
Enviro Research Publisher Green 19-February-2015
European Scientific Institute Green 26-Febraury-2015
Guttmacher Institute White 26-Febraury-2015
Innovative Research Publications Blue 10-February-2015
Institut d’Estadística de Catalunya (IDESCAT) Blue 11-February-2015
Institute of Applied Statistics Blue 10-February-2015
Journal of Deradicalization Green 25-February-2015
KSP Journals Blue 25-February-2015
National Center for the Study of Collective Bargaining in Higher Education and the Professions Green 26-February-2015
P and R Engineering Consultancy Publication  Blue 26-February-2015
Probation Service Blue 10-February-2015
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Green 26-February-2015
Schloss Dagstuhl – Leibniz-Zentrum für Informatik Green 25-February-2015
Università di Bologna Green 19-February-2015
Universitas Gadjah Mada, Fakultas Hukum Green 19-February-2015

Updated entries

Publisher Update Date Updated
Lawrence and Wishart Updated Policy- White to Blue 12-February-2015
Quintessence Publishing Reviewed and confirmed policy with publisher 23-February-2015
Quintessence Publishing: PDF Allowed Reviewed and confirmed policy with publisher 23-February-2015
Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso, Programa de Pós-Graduação em História PDF deposit allowed. White to Blue 11-February-2015


  • American Ornithologists’ Union Society – Policy managed by Central Ornithology Publication Office [18/2/15]
  • Cooper Ornithological Society – Policy managed by Central Ornithology Publication Office [18/2/15]
  • Documentation and Conservation of Buildings, Sites and Neighbourhoods of the Modern Movement, International Working Party (DOCOMOMO) – Trade Magazine [24/2/15]
  • Frieze Publishing – consumer Magazine [24/2/15]
  • Society of Authors – Trade Newsletter [24/2/15]

Journal Exceptions

Parent Exception Date
Università di Bologna Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 19-February-2015
Università di Bologna No Pre-Print 19-February-2015
Università di Bologna PDF Only 19-February-2015
Università di Bologna Publisher retains copyright 19-February-2015



Overall Total: 141 [9/2/15]

Funding Agency Date Added
National Research Foundation South Africa 9-February 2015
Funding Agency Update Date Updated
Department of Energy Removed optional tags as requested 9-February 2015
Norwegian Research Council Updated policy: Archiving.Added policy: OAJ and Data 9-February 2015