[Oa-italia] OA - aspetti economici

Elena Giglia elena.giglia a unito.it
Gio 7 Maggio 2009 10:02:30 CEST

Vi segnalo dalla newlsetter di BioMedCentral:
Research Councils UK has recently published an independent
study into open access to research outputs. The study
examines the impact of open access on publishing models
and institutional repositories in view of growing national
and international trends.

In response to the study, the Chief Executives of the
Research Councils have agreed increased support for open
access, by:

    * building on their mandates on grant-holders to
deposit research papers in suitable repositories
within an agreed time period, and;
    * extending their support for publishing in open
access journals, including through the pay-to-publish

These findings are being implemented via a number of
cross-Research Council working groups involving close
cooperation with the academic community, publishers, and
organisations such as JISC and the Research Information
BioMed Central has also published a series of case studies
demonstrating how both funders and academic institutions
are working together to shift the economic model of
science publishing to one that is more compatible with

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buona giornata

dott.ssa Elena Giglia
Universitą degli Studi di Torino
Sistema Bibliotecario di Ateneo
Coordinatore Ambito 6 «Scienze storiche e  filosofiche,
pedagogiche e psicologiche»
via Sant'Ottavio, 20
10124 Torino
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