Supporting diamond open access journals. Interest and feasibility of direct funding mechanisms

« More and more academics and governements consider that the open access model based on Article Processing Charges (APC) is problematic, not only due to the inequalities it generates and reinforces, but also because it has become unsustainable and even opposed to open access values. (…) This article explores the practical conditions to implement a direct funding mechanism to such journals, that is reccurent money provided by a funder to support the publication process. (…) »

source >, Quentin Dufour, David Pontille, Didier Torny, 4 mai 2023,