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Friday, May 11, 2007

Two more German institutions sign the Berlin Declaration

A German learned society and a German research institute have signed the Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Knowledge:

PS:  VAAM's journal, BIOSpektrum, is published by Elsevier.  I assume that it's green and not gold, like other Elsevier journals.  Does VAAM's recent decision to sign the Berlin Declaration mean that it may strengthen BIOSpektrum's green policy, for example, to allow OA archiving in PubMed Central without anyone having to pay Elsevier a fee?