Open Sesame? Open access priorities, incentives, and policies among higher education institutions in the United Arab Emirates

« Higher education institutions (HEIs) have an instrumental role in the move towards Open Access (OA) by shaping the national strategies, policies, and agendas. This study sets out to explore the role of HEIs in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) OA uptake and reflect on the ongoing international initiatives pushing for universal OA to research. The study is based on an online survey targeted at UAE higher education institutions research management units. In order to measure the institutional views, only one response was solicited from each institution. (…) »

Source > link.springer.com, Boufarss, M., Laakso, M. Open Sesame? Open access priorities, incentives, and policies among higher education institutions in the United Arab Emirates. Scientometrics (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11192-020-03529-y