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Dangers lurk in move to open-access publishing - FT.com

Dangers lurk in move to open-access publishing - FT.com | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
The UK government’s working group on expanding access to published research findings reported last June. The intention of the Finch report is admirable, the effort misguided. The report concentrates on how academic research will be published.
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Implementing Finch Conference

Implementing Finch Conference | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
A two-day conference organised by the Academy of Social Sciences looked at the implementation of the recommendations of the Finch Review for Open Access publishing in the UK.
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Times Higher Education - Concern as Finch group declines to set guidelines on open-access fees

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The Finch Report on open access: it’s complicated | Impact of Social Sciences

The Finch Report on open access: it’s complicated | Impact of Social Sciences | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
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Free access to British scientific research within two years

Free access to British scientific research within two years | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
Radical shakeup of academic publishing will allow papers to be put online and be accessed by universities, firms and individuals...
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Why panning for gold may be detrimental to open access research

Why panning for gold may be detrimental to open access research | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
The gold model for open access, supported by the UK government, could lead to significant savings - but only if all the policy surrounding research are joined up, says Paul Ayris...
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Digital Developments at LSE Library: Finch hasn't moved the goalposts

Digital Developments at LSE Library: Finch hasn't moved the goalposts | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
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Open and Shut?: The Finch Report and its implications for the developing world

Open and Shut?: The Finch Report and its implications for the developing world | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
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Open access will cause problems for learned societies' journals, accepts Finch - Times Higher Education

Open access will cause problems for learned societies' journals, accepts Finch Times Higher Education The UK's move towards open-access publishing will inevitably place some learned societies' journals into financial jeopardy, according to the...
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Finch, Willetts, RCUK, Green OA, and embargoes

Finch, Willetts, RCUK, Green OA, and embargoes | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
The focal point for all book, journal and electronic publishers in the UK.
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The Finch Report: Optimism, Hope and Frustration for Repository Staff in Equal Measures | UKCoRR

The issue of open access within academia has never been higher during the recent academic spring coupled with the publication of the PEER project result...
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Research paywalls tumble down - Telegraph

Research paywalls tumble down - Telegraph | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
Government moves to make publicly funded research freely accessible are a step in the right direction, says Mark Henderson.
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RLUK/SCONUL response to BIS statement on access to publicly funded research | RLUK

RLUK/SCONUL response to BIS statement on access to publicly funded research | RLUK | Finch Report commentary | Scoop.it
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Times Higher Education - Staggered open-access gold run 'won't break bank'

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