Why open access should be a key issue for university leaders

Why open access should be a key issue for university leaders by Martin Hall.  A must read – he positions open access within major changes to research (1) The sheer volume of new, peer-reviewed publications is already too great for manual review in many fields of study and 2) The sharply declining unit cost of bandwidth, digital storage and processing capacity, combined with the breathtaking pace of technical innovation, is allowing massive, almost instantaneous flows of digital data across the world). Proposes active take up of open access to survive in this changing world.

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Roxanne Missingham

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