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Open Access Publications by Discipline Area
Green & Hybrid or Gold

Horizon 2020 Open Access FAQ
FAQ: Open Access to publications and data in Horizon 2020

STM Association Announces New OA Licences
STM produced sample licences for a variety of uses within open access publishing.

RLUK guidance: big deals, double dipping
RLUK issues guidance on the nature of future big deals and double dipping


Karger launches Open Access Gateway Website
Karger Publishers Launches its ‘Open Access Gateway’ Website

Video: Columbia University hosts panel on public access to research
Three experts debate proposals for the White House #OSTP directive to expand access to federally-funded research

Jisc Monitor Blog Post
Panning for Gold: Reflections of Requirements Capture and Verification

Webinar Recordings

COAR: Enhancing research visibility through open access repositories
COAR and global network repositories

Africa and Information Technology Conference
OpenUCT's Director Professor Laura Czerniewicz talks about Open Access

Open Access Publishing: Standing Out in the Academic Market
with Rob Johnson, Research Consulting Ltd.

Open Access, APCs and What Funders Expect
with Wellcome Trust's Robert Kiley


RCUK Mandate
Research Councils UK policy on Open Access

Wellcome Mandate
Wellcome Trust policy on open and unrestricted access to published research

The Future of Open Access and Library Publishing
This article provides a vision for academic libraries in open access publishing.

Open Access Doesn't Neccesarily Mean Free

Global Research Council position statement
Heads of science and engineering research funding bodies statement towards open access


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