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Thursday, January 03, 2008

Getting specific about the OA mandate at the NIH

In my newsletter article yesterday on the OA mandate at the NIH, I pointed out six policy details on which Congress was silent and on which the NIH will be free to follow its discretion. 

In a blog post in response, Gavin Baker takes up all six and offers predictions on what NIH will do and suggestions on what it ought to do.