BioMed Central opposes Research Works Act

Connotea Imports 2012-07-31


"BioMed Central strongly supports the NIH's role in enhancing open access through the operation of PubMed Central and through its Public Access Policy for employees and grantees. We are opposed to the RWA's proposal to roll back that policy, and feel that the success of open access publishers such as BioMed Central clearly demonstrates the invalidity of the arguments, made by supporters of the RWA, that public access undermines the ability of publishers to seek fair recompense for the service they provide...."


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Date tagged:

07/31/2012, 11:49

Date published:

01/24/2012, 15:14