Since 2013, the Colorado State University Libraries, under the guidance of the CSU Faculty Council Committee on Libraries, has allocated funds to support the Open Access Research & Scholarship (OARS) Fund.
The goals of the OARS fund are to:
2016 Funding Guidelines
Due to limited funds and the tremendous popularity of the OARS Fund, the criteria for funding has changed for 2016.
2016 changes include:
The OARS Fund will be opened to faculty on the waiting list from May 2-May 9, 2016.
If there are funds available after May 9, the fund will be opened to the general CSU community.
Individuals on the waiting list have been notified via email that the fund has reopened.
If you were not on the waiting list and would like to be notified if OARS opens to the general community, please sign up here: