Open Access Information

Journals that have an agreement with UNIGE for free open-access publication:


How to get open-access funded

- If researcher is SNF  funded, then by the SNF

- Otherwise, for young researchers, by UniGe:


How to add a preprint or post-print to an open archive

- Find out about your rights, depending on the journal:

- Consider UniGe's Archive: (click on submit a document)

- Additional possibilities to host a pre- / post-print are ArXiv and Researchgate.


Data Repositories

- For open-source software, consider the UniGe GitLab server ( .

- For data sets, consider Yareta (

- Selected data formats should be as standard as possible, and as maintainable as possible. HDF5 data format is a good option for massive data sets.

Additional information on Division de l'information scientifique,, including information on how to formulate a Data Management Plan.