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kfitz
kfitz
On 4 September 2018, 11 national research funding organisation, with the support of the European Commission including the European Research Council (ERC), announced the launch of cOAlition S, an initiative to make full and immediate Open Access to research publications a reality. cOAli... kfitz.info
christopherchelpka
christopherchelpka

@kfitz wow!

drdr
drdr

@kfitz Some interesting thoughts on cOAlition S, including pointing out the glaring omission of open infrastructure, from Peter Suber.

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kfitz
kfitz

@drdr Thanks for the pointer. I agree with him on the error of appearing to push green OA aside, and the open infrastructure issue is a huge problem. I'll look forward to seeing how things evolve.

drdr
drdr

@kfitz Yes absolutely - overall it's a wonderful signal of a real sea change in academic publishing!