University of Minnesota authors may request a waiver of the "Open Access to Scholarly Articles" Policy for any given article. Such waivers will automatically be granted.


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What the waiver does: After requesting this waiver, the license that the policy grants to the University of Minnesota will be invalid for this individual author, for this specific article. This individual author will hold intact whatever copyright ownership is granted to them under the Board of Regents’ Policy: Copyright. Please note: if there are multiple authors involved with this article, some copyright ownership or licenses may also vest with them, or with their employers or institutional sponsors. You will automatically receive a separate email message confirming your waiver, which can be shared with publishers if they require documentation.