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OpenAIRE Publication: Supporting a European OA Mandate

10-06-2015

Find out more about how OpenAIRE works in a recent article in College and Research Libraries.

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The Horizon 2020 Open Research Data Pilot and the ZENODO data repository: an Ope…

02-06-2015

A new development in Horizon 2020 is the Open Research Data Pilot, which aims to improve and maximise access to the research data generated by EU-funded projects. Benefits of taking...

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Webinars on Open Access and Open Research Data Pilot in H2020

29-05-2015

On May 28, 2015, OpenAIRE organised a webinar on the Open Access to Publications Mandate in Horizon 2020. The webinar was run by Inge Van Nieuwerburgh (UGent) and lasted for...

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Horizon 2020 Open Access mandate: OpenAIRE webinar

22-05-2015

Did you know that if you are receiving Horizon2020 funding you have to make all your publications Open Access? Join our free webinar, led by Inge Van Nieuwerburgh (Ghent University...

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Not Enough: Elsevier's Sharing Policy not as Open as it seems

21-05-2015

Global coalition of organizations denounce the policy and urge Elsevier to revise the new sharing policy. OpenAIRE signs statement disagreeing with Elsevier's new sharing policy....  

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Success Story: Disseminating research via OpenAIRE

12-02-2015

Researchers can find compliance to funding agencies' OA demands a challenge. The Spanish National Research Council, CSIC, has come up with innovative ways of supporting them to deposit articles and make...

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Sweden: Open Access for the long-term

04-02-2015

The Swedish Research Council has been tasked by the Government to produce national guidelines for open access to scientific information. The proposed guidelines have been presented to the government.

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ERC revises its Open Access Guidelines

03-02-2015

The ERC Scientific Council has revised its Open Access Guidelines and strongly promotes good research data management.    

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OpenAIRE2020: A new horizon for open science

02-12-2014

The wealth of the European Union's scientific research is to be made open to all. A year after the start of the EC's Horizon 2020 framework programme, OpenAIRE enters a...

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A successful OA week @OpenAIRE

27-10-2014

What did we do during OA Week 2014? Check it out here:   Open Access Week 2014 by OpenAIRE from OpenAIRE

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It's OAW2014! Find out more about the EC OA policies.

15-10-2014

  In Horizon 2020, the European Commission announced that the Open Access Pilot would oblige all H2020 projects to provide Open Access to their scientific peer reviewed publications. Find out how OpenAIRE supports...

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OAW14: OpenAIRE webinars

24-09-2014

OpenAIRE is organising a series of webinars hosted by our own experts on the following topics: the Open Access Mandate  and the Open Research Data Pilot in H2020, the new...

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Copernicus: First Open Access Publisher in OpenAIRE!

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altOpenAIRE encourages publishers to support authors in open access publishing and dissemination, alert them about the availability of publication funds, allow immediate deposition in open access repositories and – last but not least – to register their journals at the OpenAIRE website. This suitably places publishers within research infrastructures which in turn allowing the seamless integration of European and world-wide research. Copernicus and OpenAIRE have worked together to identify publications resulting from EC-funded projects. As a result, well over 400 publications have now been imported to the journals’ and OpenAIRE’s databases and will regularly be updated. Moreover, on submitting articles, authors can easily acknowledge EC-funding and will be alerted about the opportunity to use project funds for article processing charges.

“We are delighted to announce the integration of the first open access publisher into OpenAIRE. Renowned open access publishers such as Copernicus Publications offer a great service to authors and significantly contribute to the uptake of the European Commission’s Open Access Pilot” says Norbert Lossau, Scientific Coordinator of OpenAIRE, an initiative co-funded by the European Commission (EC).

“Making European research results highly visible is at the core of our mission and we do our best to support authors in achieving this through high-quality open access publishing”, adds Martin Rasmussen, Managing Director of Copernicus Publications.

For journals using Open Journal Systems (OJS) a plugin has already been released to become compliant with the OpenAIRE technical infrastructure, which enables OpenAIRE to harvest and present publications resulting from EC FP7 projects or European Research Council (ERC) grants. May 2012 was the OpenAIRE Compliance Month for journals, in which we gave special attention to the steps required for journals to become compliant with the OpenAIRE infrastructure, and to support and facilitate compliance with the Open Access policies of the EC and the ERC. If you missed the live sessions, you can view the recording of the sessions and download the slides:

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