ReCreating Europe Workshop — Secondary Publishing Right: Exploring Opportunities and Limitations  - LIBER Europe

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"Focusing on the Green road, this workshop aims to present and discuss the second (or secondary) publication right within the context of scientific publications as a key instrument to implementing Open Access (OA)....

The workshop will elaborate on the second publication right which consists of the right to re-publish and communicate a work to the public. This right could be retained by the author by means of contract negotiations (to which disbalancing conditions may apply), but it is rarely applied in the current publishing context.  


The right could also be granted by legislation which appears to be a more practicable and sustainable option. At present, only a handful of countries offer such a possibility, still with many limitations, despite the potential of such a right to rebalance the current distorted ecosystem of scientific communication (where scientific authors have little freedom and control over their thoughts and works). ..."


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Tags: oa.liber oa.europe oa.copyright oa.rights-retention oa.legislation oa.taverne oa.repositories

Date tagged:

11/26/2021, 15:57

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11/26/2021, 10:57