Current issues in research communications: open access and the research economy - 1st report to JISC, March 2010

Hubbard, Bill (2010) Current issues in research communications: open access and the research economy - 1st report to JISC, March 2010. Project Report. Centre for Research Communications.

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Abstract

This report identifies some significant issues in the practice of research communication, with special reference to methods of promoting open access to research outputs. In particular it addresses the following questions:

• Can open access offer financial benefit to HE institutions and to the wider economy?

• How can the costs of open access publication be met by research funders and/or institutions?

• What is the role of an institutional repository in the management of research across an institution?

Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Scholarly Communications, Open Access
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham UK Campus > Professional services > Information Services
Depositing User: Fuchs, Ms Willow
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2011 17:29
Last Modified: 25 Mar 2011 17:32
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/1454

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