FAQs

Answers to our most frequently asked questions.

Why am I getting emails about "claiming" publications?
Like many tax payer-funded research institutions, the U.S. Department of Energy has adopted an open access policy that requires all of Berkeley Lab's s...
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019 at 6:13 PM
What is the “open access” version?
With traditional publishers of "closed" journals, the "author's final manuscript" is usually the open access version. This is the f...
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019 at 12:43 AM
Should I Claim Every Publication that I'm Listed as Author On?
The short answer is yes. But if there are publications that you really don't want to be associated with, the best course is to ignore them. Don't ...
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019 at 11:59 PM
How do I get more help?
If you don't see the answer to your issue or need further assistance with the publications management system, you can contact the Berkeley Lab publicat...
Mon, 28 Jun, 2021 at 12:20 PM