KI Open archive - Publications from Karolinska Institutet is an electronic archive for fulltext publications and manuscripts produced at Karolinska Institutet. The archive has been established to help researchers at KI comply with open access requirements from research funders as well as make available doctoral and licentiate theses presented at KI. A support function based at the University Library is available to aid the researcher in the process of depositing articles and answer any questions on parallel publishing and open access.

What's in the archive? - collection policy

So far doctoral theses, licentiate theses, articles, manuscripts and degree projects are posted in the archive.

Theses
The archive contains doctoral theses from 1995 and onward, but is more comprehensive from 2005 when electronic publication of the doctoral thesis was made compulsory. In 2011 electronic publication of licentiate theses was made compulsory.

Older theses are not available in electronic form, but can be found in the library catalogue: http://library.kib.ki.se/.

Articles and manuscripts
Articles can be submitted to the archive in accordance with grant funders demands and the publisher's restrictions. Articles that are already open access, e.g published in an open access journal, can also be deposited in the archive.

Degree projects
Degree projects are made openly available in the archive can be submitted to the archive in accordance with grant funders demands and the publisher's restrictions.

Questions? E-mail publications@ki.se.