Via a LIBER Blog Post Summary:
The ERAC (European Research Area Committee) on National Open Access and Preservation Policies has published a report called “Analysis of a Questionnaire to the European Research Area Committee”. The report shows that open access is backed by a growing number of universities, research centres and funding agencies across Europe.
The Report finds that Open Access is much more prominent in Europe than previous surveys indicated, but that issues around long-term digital preservation are seriously in need of further consideration.
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Direct to Complete Report: “Analysis of a Questionnaire to the European Research Area Committee” (76 pages; PDF)