European open access strategies

« Over the last few years, a number of European executive bodies and national governments have released strategies and proposals for promoting open access to research outputs, with early movers including the European Commission (2012), the UK (2012), the Netherlands (2013/14), Finland (2014), and Denmark (2014). Most recently, the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) published an Open Access Strategy in September, setting out measures to promote progress towards open access in Germany. (…) »