Open Access Repositories & Scholarly Publication
Johnson, Gareth J (2006) Open Access Repositories & Scholarly Publication. In: Birkbeck College electronic library developments seminar series, 10/May/2006, Birkbeck College. (Unpublished)
This presentation briefly covers some of the issues around Open Access as it pertains to institutional repositories in the UK higher educational sector. It includes an overview of the current activities of SHERPA, along with the benefits, concerns and potential resolutions of issues in the open access sector. Some speculation as to future trends and developments in scholarly publishing and open access is included. The presentation is in no way comprehensive, and is intended to give an overview of the subject to a general audience who will be engaged with academic and scholarly publishing on a variety of levels.
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