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Open letter to the Publishers Association: please amend your open access decision tree

Dear Publishers Association I ask that you amend the open access decision tree you created for incorporation into the guidance notes accompanying the Open Access (OA) policy announced by Research Councils UK (RCUK) in 2013. It may seem odd to … Continue reading

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Willetts’ Speech on Open Access: Analysis

David Willetts, Britain’s minister for science and universities,┬átrailed the announcements made in his speech on open access to the UK Publishers’ Association yesterday as a ‘seismic shift’. One learns to be wary of the more hyperbolic statements of government ministers … Continue reading

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