Umeå University Library now offers the service Open Journal Systems (OJS) for editorial boards to publish their journals on the Internet.
More than one million downloads from DiVA (Umeå University's institutional repository for research publications and student theses) in 2013.
As of January 1st 2014, only 5 printed copies of the dissertation needs to be submitted to the University Library, regardless faculty or released by publishing house.
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.