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Open Access: national policy initiatives as an alternative to personal commitment

Law, Derek (2006) Open Access: national policy initiatives as an alternative to personal commitment. In: Open Access: Open Problems. Polimetrica, Monza, Italy, pp. 21-32.

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Abstract

After ten years of evangelism for open access, which has created understanding but few large repositories, the paper argues that, at least in small countries, aligning OA with governmental policy initiatives may be more productive.