As a researcher or student at Umeå University you can register and make your publications available for free in DiVA, Digitala vetenskapliga arkivet.
DiVA is a national cooperation and a part of the Open Access Initiative on open access to research results in accordance with the Berlin Declaration 2003. Umeå University supports the declaration via Sveriges universitets- och högskoleförbund, as well as Vetenskapsrådet. Besides enhanced visibility for you as a researcher, DiVA serves as a digital archive for long-term preservation. In accordance with a decision taken by the vice-chancellor it is mandatory for you as a researcher to register everything you have published during your active work period at Umeå University. The annual publication reporting from the university departments is also derived from the database. Publish in DiVA
From the first of January 2012 a new policy (Dnr: 500-2855-11) regarding Open Access publishing at Umeå University was implemented. It mandates that all publications shall be registered and deposited in the DiVA system.