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Publishing Open Access (OA) has become the new normal in scientific publishing. Research funders and institutions support OA to make research available to the broader public, thereby allowing for better visibility, higher chances of usage, and increased impact of outputs.
The library fully supports publishing OA by assisting the affiliates of the four research institutes (Eawag, Empa, PSI, and WSL). We are happy and proud that this increased the rate of journal articles that were published OA in 2022 up to 86.7%.
Lib4RI took several actions to increase OA:
Are you interested in more OA facts and numbers? Visit the Swiss OA Monitor page and have a look at the four research institutes. They are among the institutions with the highest share of OA in this national monitor(online since September)!
The topic of OA publishing has certainly become more and more complicated in recent years. We are happy to help you with any questions you have individually, or visit your research unit to give you and your team an overview and help with any issues. Do not hesitate to contact us at @email!
Read the entire Lib4RI Update #29.
See also: Lib4RI-Update archive