Report: Workshops on KU Open Access Policy


Workshops on the Kyushu University Open Access Policy was held in Hakozaki, Ito and Hospital Campuses from February 1st to 3rd.

Thank you all for joining us. Some participants have already started depositing their research outputs to our repository, QIR. We really appreciate your understanding and contribution.

Date Venue # of Participants
Feb 1st, 2017 11:00-12:00 Large conference room, Graduate School of Humanities, Hakozaki campus 10
Feb 2nd, 2017 13:00-14:00 Large conference room, Ito Library, Ito Campus 14
Feb 2nd, 2017 15:15-16:15 Lecture room 1306, Center Zone 1, Ito Campus 17
Feb 3rd, 2017 15:00-16:00 Seminar room 1, Faculty of Medical Sciences Building A, Hospital Campus 24

Next, we will hold in Chikushi campus and Ohashi campus on February 24 and March 8 respectively.

Please contact us if you would like us to hold workshops on demand.


Agenda and Slides

  • Why Open Access? (10 min)
  • Kyushu University Open Access Policy Digest (10 min)
  • How to deposit to QIR (10 min)
  • Q&A (30 min)

The presentation slides (in Japanese) are now available at:

About Kyushu University Open Access Policy

Under the Kyushu University Open Access Policy, approved in January 2016, Kyushu University makes publicly funded research outputs by researchers in the University, openly available in the Kyushu University Institutional Repository (QIR). With the Guideline of the Policy decided in December 2016, the Policy has been effective since January 1st, 2017. This means researchers of the University are recommended to deposit their research ouputs (journal articles, departmental bulletin papers, conference papers) published on and after January 1st, 2017.

For details, see:


Digital Repository Section, Office for eResource Serves, University Library
TEL: 092-642-2342