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NIH Public Access Policy: Compliance Checklist

Does the NIH Public Access apply to your article?

If you answer YES to all three questions then you must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.
Your article must be made publicly accessible within 12 months of publication.

Failure to comply with the terms and conditions of award may cause NIH to take one or more enforcement actions, depending on the severity and duration of the non-compliance. This could include being denied renewal of a grant. See Enforcement Actions in the NIH Grants Policy Statement for more information.