Joint response to Plan S Implementation Guidelines by the Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL) & the Australasian Open Access Strategy Group (AOASG) – Australasian Open Access Strategy Group
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"Broadly we support the intent of Plan S, however in summary we believe that the implementation guidelines need to pay particular attention to the following issues:
- More thought needs to be given to repository based Green open access and its place as a viable route to Plan S compliance;
- More consideration should be given to the infrastructure needs and costs required for OA publishing envisaged by Plan S along with its potential impacts especially on early career researchers and developing countries;
- Now that Plan S is being adopted, there is a need for continued global consultation on the implementation through a formal mechanism...."