Research Libraries: RLUK Submits Evidence to House of Commons Inquiry into Open Access
From a RLUK Announcement:
RLUK has submitted evidence to the House of Commons Business, Innovation and Skills Committee into Open Access. The evidence gives support for the move towards stronger funder mandates and shorter embargoes.
Access the submission (5 pages; PDF) here. We’ve also embedded a copy of the submission below.
On a related note, the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee will release a report this Friday (February 22, 2003) about the implementation of the UK government OA policy.
House Of Commons Business, Innovation And Skills Committee: Inquiry Into Open Access Policy by LJ’s infoDOCKET
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Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.