Fund to Mission: University of Michigan Press New Open Access Model [webinar]

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From the webinar announcement:

"The University of Michigan Press has been taking steps to develop a publishing program that aligns with the Press's mission and commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility. This is why the Press is transitioning to an open access monograph model termed “Fund to Mission.” Join us to discuss the Press's transition to open."

To learn more, register for this Lyrasis webinar:

5/18/2021 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (GMT-5)

Learning Outcomes

  • UMP's mission and goals around open access and sustainable infrastructure for the humanities and social sciences
  • Details about the open model, the transition timeline, and funding options
  • The impact and reach of open access scholarship from UMP authors


Sharla Lair | Senior Strategist, Open Access & Scholarly Communication Initiatives | LYRASIS


See also Lynne Raughley, "The University of Michigan Press is on a Mission," The Connector vol. 20 (2020),;rgn=main