REF open-access requirement for books ‘worth the outlay’ | Times Higher Education (THE)

peter.suber's bookmarks 2018-04-17

Summary:

As preparations for the 2021 research excellence framework continue apace, UK-based academics could be forgiven for pushing the 2027 assessment to the back of their minds for now.

However, one specific element of the plans for the REF after next has been triggering lively debate in recent weeks: the proposed extension of open-access requirements for submitted outputs to include long-form scholarly works and monographs.

Link:

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/ref-open-access-requirement-books-worth-outlay

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Date tagged:

04/17/2018, 06:42

Date published:

04/17/2018, 05:24