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Saturday, June 02, 2007

CLA decides on OA for its own publications

Heather Morrison, Open Access news from CLA, SLAIS Open Access Course Blog, May 28, 2007.  Excerpt:

Some interesting developments on open access from the Canadian Library Association conference:

The CLA Executive has approved a set of recommendations on policy for open access for CLA's own publications. There are some options and final details to be worked out so I can't point to the final policy yet, however, in a nutshell, Feliciter will, in the near future, be freely available after a 1-issue embargo, and CLA authors (whether Feliciter or other CLA publications) will be free to self-archive a copy of their work....