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Sunday, April 23, 2006

Excellent snapshot of OA today

Alma Swan, Open Access - what has been going on? A presentation delivered at the CERN OAI4 workshop, (Geneva, October 20-22, 2005). Self-archived April 22, 2006.
Abstract: New gold journals, alchemy at work on existing journals, hybrids and chimaeras; new repositories, growing repositories, empty repositories; Anglo-Saxon governments in a tizz; funder fudges, funders holding firm; employer moves; gold publishers, green publishers, grey publishers, green publishers going grey; authors - yes, no, don't know; Dutch cream, Scotland the Brave, the QUT-ting edge; Google; Jan Velterop.