City Research Online


Our mission

  • To provide open access to research produced by City staff and research students, as permitted by publishers and copyright law
  • To provide reliable information about this research

Content of City Research Online

City Research Online contains, but the content is not limited to

  • Articles – submitted, accepted and published versions
  • Working Papers
  • Books
  • Book Chapters
  • Conference papers
  • Multimedia
  • Doctoral theses


Full text publications placed in the repository are covered by copyright law and clear conditions of use are displayed on the web pages associated with the documents.

Documents may not be used for any commercial purpose.

Versions of work

Authors are encouraged to deposit the “author final” version of their research. This is the final, post-refereeing version, which content is closely associated, and sometimes identical, with the published version of the research. Where available, City Research Online contains links to the published versions of the research ensuring the published version is clearly identified to users of the repository.

Information on the open access repository’s policies

The repository has a set of formally defined policies on its data, content, submissions and preservation. These policies can be viewed by navigating to the repository’s policies page.