[Irtalk] Researchers Remain Unaware of Funding Agency Access Policies | The Scholarly Kitchen

Hilton Gibson hilton.gibson at gmail.com
Thu Aug 20 13:36:50 SAST 2015

Nature’s recent survey of some 21,000 authors give a sense of how well
funder policies have been communicated (spoiler: not well). Of those
surveyed, 25% reported that, “they did not know their funder’s requirements
with respect to open access.” *Of those that did claim to know their
funder’s policy, more than 40% got it wrong. So that means more than half
of those surveyed were in the dark when it comes to compliance.*

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.lib.sun.ac.za/pipermail/irtalk/attachments/20150820/17f777bf/attachment.html>

More information about the IRTalk mailing list