Setting the Default to Open

Advocating change in scholarly communications for the benefit of research and society

SPARC Europe Strategy

SPARC Europe's strategy until 2024 describes our vision, mission, target groups, key goals and activities.
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Highlighted Resource

Global OA diamond report

First study of its kind on the OA diamond model.
Research findings and Recommendations

Call to Action

Let's secure some of our essential Open Science infrastructure

Help with the crowd-funding campaign to secure some of the world's non-profit Open Science infrastructure.
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Latest NEWS


SPARC Europe produces its own Open Science and Open Access policy-making and advocacy resources.

It also promotes other key resources that support the European Open Science and Open Access policy maker and advocate.

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SPARC Europe is a Dutch Foundation. Annual fees fund our work.

If you support what we do, you can financially support us. Please contact us or join us here.


SPARC Europe highlights key events in Europe that promote Open Science, incl. Open Access.

You can also post events here.

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