Putting down roots: securing the future of open access policies

Rob Johnson, Mattia Fosci, Knowledge Exchange, Jan 28, 2016
Commentary by Stephen Downes
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Report (28 page PDF) addressing open access policies in general and the relation between policies and services. It draws on consultations from five countries and identifies the key services needed to implement open access policies. Open Access polciies will differ in emphasis from place to place, but will share common components requiring support and dissemination services as well as repository services, to assist distribution. Governance and sustainability are key requirements, followed by the creation of an integrated infrastructure and strategic investments.

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