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Open Access: Advocacy

Organizations supporting Open Access

Organizations Supporting Open Access

Concerns about Open Access

Open Access is not without its critics.  There are many concerns that need to be addressed if scholarly publishing is to leverage the benefits of Open Access in the future. 

American Historical Association. Statement on Scholarly Journal Publishing

Swan, Alma (2008) The 'Big Picture' and researchers' top concerns about the scholarly communications process: a report to the JISC Scholarly Communications Group.