Thursday, April 28, 2016

This briefing paper describes where the main costs lie in providing Open Access and in the traditional subscription-based system.  It provides indicative costs for Green and Gold Open Access and summarises studies to date on the comparative costs of different systems of scholarly communication.

http://www.pasteur4oa.eu/sites/pasteur4oa/files/resource/Costs%20of%20OA%20final.pdf