Thursday, April 28, 2016

The Science Europe Roadmap contains a clear objective “to move from a subscription-based ‘reader-pays’ system to different business models for research publications.”How the transition to Open Access (OA) can occur has been, and still is, heavily debated. Through their activities, several Science Europe Member Organisations, and research funding and performing organisations in general, have contributed directly to this transition.

http://www.scienceeurope.org/uploads/PublicDocumentsAndSpeeches/SE_Briefing_Paper_OA_Business_Models.pdf