The Australian Research Council (ARC) is the largest funder of basic science and humanities research in Australia. So when the ARC talks, academics listen.
And now the ARC has announced that articles resulting from research they fund should be freely available for all to read, within 12 months of the articles' publication. This policy is effective immediately. (...) - by Alex H. Holcombe & Matthew Todd, The conversation, 9 January 2013
Via Julien Hering, PhD