Help and Information

Journal article and dataset ORA deposit forms include contextual help on most fields which should display automatically as you select the field.

For detailed information and guidance about using ORA-Data for research data, please see the ORA-Data LibGuide:

For a step-by-step guide to creating records and depositing datasets in ORA-Data, please see:

For detailed information and guidance about using ORA for publications, theses and other works, see the ORA Help & Information pages at

See the Open Access Oxford website for general help and information on open access for making your research highly visible, research funders’ expectations, and the support available to Oxford researchers.

See the Research Data Oxford website for information about research data support services available to Oxford researchers.

If your research is funded by one of the Research Councils UK ( and you wish to apply for an Article Processing Charge (APC), please email