Now in its 13th year, International Open Access Week runs from 19-25 October.  For more information about the week, including events being held worldwide, see

In support of this year’s theme, open with purpose: taking action to build structural equity and inclusion, we are highlighting relevant open access content from across the University of Portsmouth research portfolio, which supports the prioritisation of diversity, equity, and inclusion, such as:

Gender and the Research Excellence Framework

Some animals are more equal than others: validation of a new scale to measure how attitudes to animals depend on species and human purpose of use

Towards expansive and inclusive relationship and sex education: young disabled LGBT+ people’s ideas for change

Inclusive education for disabled refugee children: a (re)conceptualization through Krip-Hop

Find out more about support for researchers at Portsmouth.