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SPARC and CARL Support CIHR Open Access Policy

Thanks to Peter Suber's site for pointing out the public support from two organizations that together represent more than 200 academic libraries in North America.

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November 30, 2006 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

CIHR Releases Draft Open Access Policy

CIHR, Canada's federal health research funding agency, has released new proposed requirements for open access to its funded research.  The requirements allow for a maximum six month publication delay before the research is made broadly available.  (Hat tip – Heather Morrison)

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October 13, 2006 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

CIHR Open to Open Access

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research, one of the three main federal research funding agencies, has just announced that it plans to pursue a new open access policy for funded research.  Notes the CIHR: "The aim is to establish a policy that will both help researchers gain access to the […]

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April 4, 2006 Comments are Disabled News