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Wednesday, July 23, 2008

More on access for researchers and access for lay readers

Philosophy, Ethics, and Humanities in Medicine has posted three comments in response to Stevan Harnad's article in the December 2007 issue, Ethics of open access to biomedical research: Just a special case of ethics of open access to research.  One comment is by Yuntao Wu, one by Jean-Claude Guédon, and one is a response by Stevan to Jean-Claude's comment (on the relative weight of access for lay readers in the rationale for OA policies).