Trump Administration considers open access order (comment)

Friends:

Writing on February 10, 2020 in Slate magazine, Mark Neff  argues in an article entitled, "Trump Might Do Something Genuinely Good for Science: It has to do with the outrageous academic publishing market"  that the Trump administration's plan to require that all government-funded research be available through open access is a good idea.  His article includes a summary of the state of the open access debate.  Below is an excerpt and link::

Plan S and small scholarly societies (comment)

"New Deals Could Help Scientific Societies Survive Open Access by Jeffey Brainard for Science Magazine, Sept. 16, 2019

Friends:

The grant makers associated with Plan S are trying to find ways to implement their proposal without destroying the financial base of small scientific and learned societies.  According to an article, "New Deals Could Help Scientific Societies Survive Open Access by Jeffey Brainard for Science Magazine, Sept. 16, 2019 that appeard yesterday,

TOC: Journal of African Media Studies Special Issue: ‘New Media and Processes of Social Change in Contemporary Africa’

Intellect is excited to announce that Journal of African Media Studies 11.2 is now available for download and content is Open Access.

Special Issue: ‘New Media and Processes of Social Change in Contemporary Africa’

To download free content, click here >> https://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/intellect/jams/2019/00000011/00000002

 

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