RoMEO and JULIET Updates for May 2015

During May 2015 updates to SHERPA Services included the addition of policy information on the US Department of Energy and Arthritis Research UK to SHERPA JULIET. The number of publishers included in SHERPA RoMEO is now 1837;  updates included the major changes to policy and policy URLs for Elsevier.

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Dutch Version of SHERPA/RoMEO Released

The CRC is pleased to announce that a Dutch language version of its SHERPA/RoMEO database isDutchRoMEO now available at:  The RoMEO interface has already been translated into Dutch, and our Dutch partners* at Saxion, Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen and Hogeschool Utrecht are in the process of translating the publishers’ policy data. We are grateful to our colleagues from the Netherlands for translating the original English into Dutch.

Portuguese, Spanish and Hungarian versions of RoMEO were released in 2010, 2011 and 2012 respectively, and SHERPA is working on further language versions for release in the future. Please contact us if you are interested in any specific languages and would like to help with translations.

* Project contacts: CRC, University of Nottingham; Sarah Coombs, Saxion; Maarten Hekman, Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen; and Dick Vestdijk, Hogeschool Utrecht.