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Communication : Towards better access to scientific information: Boosting the benefits of public investments in research (July 2012)


Open Access: What’s next?

What did the recent attention for Open Access by the Netherlands Presidency deliver? And how to implement the goal of 100% Open Access of publications by 2020 in member states? Over fifty...

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Involving the voice of researchers in Open Access debate

Researchers should have a stronger voice in the open access debate, according to the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW). In this context the KNAW published 21 interviews with...

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The Amsterdam Call for Action in Open Science

The Amsterdam Call for Action on Open Science is published. A wide array of stakeholders, both at the Open Science conference in Amsterdam and at the Neth-ER seminar in Brussels, has delivered input...

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Open science: Action with caution

The open science ‘Amsterdam’ action agenda speaks for itself: scientists should be ready to embrace open access and open data as part of an open science agenda for Europe. This is a bold journey...

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An Open Science Action Agenda: from Vision to Action

'From Vision to Action' was the motto of the Open Science debate at the premises of Neth-ER on 20 January. Over 60 European stakeholders exchanged ideas that will feed into a new European...

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Smits: ‘Putting Science and Innovation at the top of Europe’s agenda’

A new year has begun and the Dutch EU-Presidency is finally there. Science and innovation are high on the Dutch and on the European agenda. The right moment to discuss the challenges and...

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Dutch Universities and Elsevier reach open access agreement

The VSNU, the association of Dutch universities, has reached an agreement with Elsevier about open access publishing. This deal marks a transition to open access scholarly publishing...

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Discussie over Open Access noodzakelijk!

De door de EUA in 2008 gepresenteerde aanbevelingen over Open Access blijven vandaag onverminderd van toepassing, aldus de EUA in haar briefing paper. Meer recente ontwikkelingen vereisen...

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Open Access in the Netherlands: walking the golden road

In the Netherlands, all publicly-funded research publications shall be available free of charge by 2024. This commitment was made by Sander Dekker, State Secretary for Education, Culture and Science...

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