Open Access

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INITIATIVES

- Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI): created to accelerate progress in the international effort to make research articles in all academic fields freely available on the internet
- Open Archives Initiative (OAI): develops and promotes interoperability standards that aim to facilitate the efficient dissemination of content
- Public Library of Science (PLoS): nonprofit organization of scientists and physicians committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a freely available public resource
- Publishers Copyright Policies and Self-Archiving: the SHERPA/RoMEO list: Publisher's Copyright Listings
- Research founders' open access policies: SHERPA/JULIET: Research Funders Archiving Mandates and Guidelines
- Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC): international alliance of academic and research libraries working to stimulate the emergence of new scholarly communication models that expand the dissemination of scholarly research and reduce financial pressures on libraries


NEWSLETTER

- Open Access News: News from the open access movement by Peter Suber