The Office for Scholarly Communication spearheads campus-wide initiatives to open, share, and preserve scholarship. With support from OSC, open-access policies are now in place at all Harvard schools:

In addition, Harvard research centers have begun to adopt open-access policies, including:

The OSC also runs supporting programs such as:

DASH, the University’s central, open-access repository,
ETDs@Harvard, Harvard’s electronic thesis and dissertation submission system,
The HOPE fund, to reimburse processing fees for articles published in open-access journals,
COPE, a multi-university compact to underwrite publication charges for open-access journals.