Harvard University to become a beacon for open access

In a memorandum, the Harvard University Faculty Advisory Council has warned that the universitys library can no longer afford the subscription rates for scientific journals from major publishing houses. As a consequence, the university is encouraging its scientists to move towards the free publication of the universitys prestigious research results in line with the “open access” model.

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