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Sunday, July 22, 2007

OA publishing at Goettingen University Press

The university press at Georg August Universität Göttingen makes most of its publications OA.  I can’t tell whether this policy is new, but it’s new to me.  (Thanks to Jim West.)  From the English-language version of the press’ home page:

The focus of our publication work is broad awareness and accessibility for the publications in order to illustrate the scholarly performance of Goettingen's Scholars. For that reason, we are aiming to make most of our publications available on the university's Institutional Repository (GOEDOC) by terms of Open Access….