The Research Works Act: An inexcusable assault on open access and on science | Library Corner | Scoop.it

The research world has been up in arms recently, following the introduction of a bill to the US Congress that would restrict public access to the results of governmentally funded studies. The Research Works Act (RWA) is not the first of its kind to be proposed, but the threat to the dissemination of knowledge is so real that scientists are not taking it lightly. MyScienceWork joins them in opposing this harmful, regressive move, and offers this look at recent debate surrounding the RWA.


Via MyScienceWork