Norwegian Read & Publish agreements – an overview
Keywords:Open Access, Read & Publish agreements, academic publishers, Elsevier, Wiley, Springer Nature, Taylor & Francis
During the course of 2019, Unit (the Norwegian Directorate for ICT and Joint Services in Higher Education & Research), who acts as the Norwegian coordinator of Open Access and licence negotiations, landed Open Access agreements with the four major academic publishers. This article gives an overview of the key elements in the agreements with Wiley, Elsevier, Springer Nature and Taylor & Francis.
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