EMBL Goes OA | The Scientist Magazine®
"One of Europe’s largest life-science research institutions, the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), is embracing open access. The Heidelberg, Germany-based EMBL has instituted a broad open-access publishing policy that went into effect this week (June 15). EMBL-affiliated scientists must now make their peer-reviewed papers available on the open-access Europe PubMed Central within six months of publication in a journal, according to the new policy. What’s more, the institution is encouraging researchers to publish their work with a Creative Commons with attribution (CC-BY) open-access license to enable text analytics and text mining in the future ..."