Please refer to the following public access compliance FAQs that are posted on the NIH Public Access Policy site:
  1. Viewing compliance status indicators
  2. Meaning of the award display symbols
  3. Why papers submitted to the NIHMS are non-compliant in My Bibliography
  4. Declaring papers not applicable (N/A) under the NIH public access policy
  5. Designating an article as Submission Method B
  6. Designating an in-press journal article as submission Method A