More than half of UK-authored research articles are made accessible for public view within 12 months, new Universities UK report shows

« A report commissioned by Universities UK (UUK) and conducted by UUK’s Open Access Coordination Group, including information analytics business Elsevier, the University of Sheffield, Research Consulting and Jubb Consulting, reveals that the UK is well above global averages for open access (OA).

Building on their report from 2015, UUK’s Open Access Coordination Group’s latest report, Monitoring the transition to open access – December 2017, examines the UK’s transition to open access between 2012-2016 and how new policies promoting OA have affected the sector. (…) »