There will be publications classed as journal articles and conference proceedings within scope of the open access policy for the next REF which would not be submitted to REF.
Examples of such publications are:
There may be other reasons a publication classed as a 'journal article' would not be included in REF.
Find the publication in your publications list, click the 'Full text' tab and then 'deposit' icon.
In the deposit page, click 'Set an exception' tab, choose 'Other' exception from the drop down menu and add a reason for not uploading the full text of the paper.
You can also email the publications team at firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know.