Policies for the development of OA in Southern Europe

The Seminar for Open Access to Science Information, organised by FECYT (Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología) in Granada, Spain, 12-14 May 2010 released a report entitled “Open Access in Southern European countries”.

The report highlights the situation regarding Open Access to scientific information on the internet in countries such as France, Spain, Greece, Italy, Portugal and Turkey and is aimed at academic authorities and managers, publishing houses, academics and library workers.

The report, which also contains the conclusions of the Alhambra Declaration, can be downloaded in full (or in chapters) at http://oaseminar.fecyt.es/Publico/report/index.aspx.

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