The universities mentioned below adopted an open access policy. Here are the links to these universities' policies and information portals created for their communities:
Several universities from Quebec have adopted policies encouraging their researchers to publish in open access.
Some of these universities have even established a fund to support researchers in paying the fees charged by publishers to make their articles available in open access. See also other interesting academic open access initiatives:
More and more universities have created institutional repositories for enabling access to their research community's publications. These repositories contain articles, theses, dissertations, technical reports, and other documents. A list of institutional repositories is presented in the Finding tab of this guide.