Opinion: “Plan S” falls short for society publishers—and for the researchers they serve | PNAS

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"Hence, I, like many in scientific society leadership and publishing, have been following with great interest the ambitious plan (“Plan S”) put forward in September by a group of European funding agencies. But although well-intentioned, several aspects are troubling and problematic for society publishers and the scientific community at large. These aspects require serious discussion and, in some cases, a rethink...."



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01/27/2019, 14:44

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01/27/2019, 09:44