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[1] 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...."


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Tags: oa.libraries oa.australia oa.caul oa.aoasg oa.recommendations oa.infrastructure oa.ecr oa.south oa.repositories

Date tagged:

02/12/2019, 16:41

Date published:

02/12/2019, 11:41