Open Access News

News from the open access movement

Monday, July 14, 2003

Today BioMed Central launched Open Access Now, a newsletter to appear twice a month on open-access publishing. Open Access Now is edited by Jonathan B Weitzman and will feature interviews with important players in the open-access movement and news from our own Open Access News blog. The inaugural issue interviews Gerry Rubin of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, a moving force behind the Bethesda Statement on Open Access Publishing. A print edition of the newsletter will be distributed with The Scientist. BMC invites comments and feedback on its new venture at openaccess [at] Welcome Open Access Now!