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Tutorials & Other Training Materials
Below are selected training tutorials, podcasts, and guidance information to help you better understand the NIH Public Access Policy. These items have been organized starting with the most current.
Add Preprint Citations in My Bibliography
The NIH encourages investigators to post preprints to public repositories in order to speed the dissemination and enhance the rigor of their work. January 27, 2021 (3:10 min)
NIHMS: NIH Manuscript Submission System.
Step-by-step instructions for submitting manuscripts and associated files for archiving in PubMed Central to comply with the NIH Public Access Policy. November 14, 2013 (4:33 min)
Public Access Training
Powerpoint slides outlining the NIH Public Access Policy and what you need to do for compliance. Also contains information about finding PMCIDs. June 1, 2013
My Bibliography: Public Access Compliance
This video helps NIH-funded scientists link funding to their citations and manage compliance with the NIH Public Access Policy. April 25, 2013. (3.27 min)
Changes to the NIH Public Access Policy and the Implications: The Basics
An overview of the policy and its implication for science. January 30, 2013. (7:59 min)
My NCBI: a Primer
An overview of how to use My NCBI to report papers, increase compliance and save time. January 30, 2013. (21:02 min)
Three things an Awardee must do. January 30, 2013. (10:47 min)
Awardee Task: An Example
Who is responsible for what aspects of the Public Access Policy? January 30, 2013. (9:09 min)
How Institutions Ensure Compliance
A description of web based tool institutions can use to track public access compliance. In addition, strategies, resources and questions institutions might consider in their efforts to ensure compliance. January 30, 2013. (5:35 min)
Changes to the NIH Public Access Policy and the Implications to Awards
This training will help grantee institutions understand the NIH Public Access Policy better and prepare for Upcoming Changes to Public Access Policy Reporting Requirements and Related NIH Efforts to Enhance Compliance (NOT-OD-12-160). Discussion will include the policy change slated to take place in April 2013, an overview of the MyNCBI, a tool investigators use to track and report compliance and information regarding the Public Access Compliance Monitor, a web based tool institutions can use to track public access compliance. Webinar Resources include slides can be viewed here: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/webinar_docs/webinar_20130115.htm
January 15, 2013. (189:07 min)
A tutorial demonstrating how to use My Bibliography component of MY NCBI. January 13, 2013. (2.54 min)
Training and communication tools to make your experience with the eRA system easier, including web-based tutorials, presentations and other resources. Page last update: January 8, 2013.