Mandates

Three years after the MIT Faculty Open Access Policy was established, monthly downloads from the collection of articles made available under the Policy continue to grow, reaching a new high of 30,000 in February 2012. http://libraries.mit.edu/sites/news/three-years-downloads/8015/

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A must read: Harnad, S. (2011) What Is To Be Done About Public Access to Peer-Reviewed Scholarly Publications Resulting From Federally Funded Research? (Response to US OSTP RFI). Technical Report , Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton. (Submitted to OSTP) http://eprints.ecs.soton.ac.uk/23080/ Steven Harnad outlines why the minimum should be to mandate that: (i) the […]

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