AERA Open Access Portal

AERA is committed to expanding the open dissemination of scholarly work. Making education research more accessible is critical to the betterment of the field, education practice and policy, and society. This portal demonstrates the ways in which AERA – through public education and advocacy efforts, the launch of AERA Open and other innovative open access publishing initiatives, and dissemination of federal policy updates – is helping to lead the transformation to a more open and equitable knowledge community. 

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AERA presentations and statements on accessible education research. 

AERA Open is AERA's new peer-reviewed, open-access journal.

AERA's Educational Researcher publishes articles of significance to the field.


The repository contains full-text papers contributed by annual meeting presenters since 2010.

Updates on federal policy news related to open-access research.

"Toll-free" access to AERA journal articles on major education topics.