May 28, 2022

Open Access: Video Recording of SCOAP3 Webinar & Forum Now Available Online, Slides Also Available

SCOAP3 stands for Sponsoring Consortium for Open Access Publishing in Particle Physics.

From the SCOAP3 Blog:

SCOAP3 held a Webinar on November 18, 2014 to outline the achievements to date, discuss the status of the initiative and its future plans.

A recording of the webinar is now available at

The video and the accompanying slides provide supporting information to libraries, funding agencies and publishers on

  • General introduction and current status of the SCOAP3 partnership and operations
  • Introduction to the SCOAP3 repository and functionalities (especially for libraries)
  • Outlook and future developments of SCOAP3

The SCOAP3 partnership looks forward to continue engaging with participating libraries as well as colleagues in libraries and countries not yet participating this initiative.

Direct to All Webinar Materials

Direct to Slides

See Also: First SCOAP3 Articles Online; Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA) Welcomes Three New Members (January 30, 2014)

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