India has lost its way on open access

Moumita's bookmarks 2023-06-15


This article highlights the lucrative nature of the STM publishing industry, the inequities caused by paywalls, the need for greater adoption of open-access principles, and the complexities surrounding efforts to improve access to scientific research in India. While a global open access (OA) movement has gained traction, India still needs to catch up in embracing OA, despite early initiatives. Efforts to negotiate a common subscription through the One Nation One Subscription (ONOS) scheme with global STM publishers face challenges and may not align with the principles of OA.


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oa.south oa.repositories oa.india oa.business_models oa.onos oa.objections oa.debates oa.repositories oa.subscriptions

Date tagged:

06/15/2023, 08:41

Date published:

06/15/2023, 04:41