Open Access

October 25, 2013

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Friday October 25, 2013


March 16, 2004

An alliance of leading library associations and public-interest advocacy organizations has issued a statement praising the Washington, D.C. Principles for Free Access to Science, announced today by a coalition of 48 not-for-profit scientific, technical, and medical publishers.

December 01, 2009

Three ambitious initiatives to deliver free online access to scholarly monographs will be featured at the next installment of the SPARC-ACRL forum, “The ebook transition: Collaborations and innovations behind open-access monographs.” The forum, co-sponsored by SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) and the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), will be held in conjunction with the Boston meeting of the American Library Association in January.

December 18, 2008

Thought leaders and practitioners from higher education and beyond called on participants at the SPARC Digital Repositories Meeting in Baltimore on November 17-18 to continue their digital repository development efforts and offered strategies for building on experience gained to date.


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