January 28, 2022

UK: SCONUL (Society of College, National and University Libraries) Posts Response to Wellcome Trust Consultation of Its Open Access Policy

From SCONUL (Society of College, National and University Libraries):

2018-05-29_13-46-40SCONUL has provided a response to the Wellcome Trust’s review of its open access policy.

We argue that there should be significant limitations on the funding provided for publication in hybrid journals, and that a cap should be placed on the cost of APCs.

Direct to Full Text of Response
7 pages; PDF.

See Also: Wellcome is Going to Review its Open Access Policy (March 5, 2018)

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Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.