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ScholarWorks @ CWU

This guide introduces ScholarWorks, the institutional repository for Central Washington University, and explains its use by members of the university community.

Fulfill Grant Requirements

Both public and private funders are increasingly requiring grant recipients to publicly share their research results via repositories. If you have data or reports that you need to preserve, please consider using ScholarWorks.

The following graphic illustrates the increase in open access mandates issued by private and public funders over the past several years. Please see the Registry of Open Access Repositories Mandatory Archiving Policies for more information.

On the importance of data sharing and management