On April 22, 2015, the University of Colorado Boulder adopted an open access policy that grants CU-Boulder an irrevocable, nonexclusive, worldwide license to the scholarly work of its faculty, including published journal articles and conference proceedings. Read the full text of the Open Access Policy.
On March 7, 2013, the Boulder Faculty Assembly passed a resolution in support of open access. This resolution was brought forward by the CU-Boulder United Government of Graduate Students (UGGS). Read the full text of the BFA/UGGS Open Access Resolution.
On October 3, 2013, following best practices of institutions like Harvard University and the University of California system, the faculty of the University Libraries passed a policy granting the University of Colorado Boulder a non-exclusive license to provide open access to all scholarly articles written by faculty members. Read the full text of the University Libraries Faculty Open Access Policy.