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The University of Zurich is a partner of the information platform open-access.net where you can find further information about Open Access.
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Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC): open access vouchers Wednesday, 05 March 2014

As last year the University of Zurich received from the publisher Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vouchers to publish single articles with open access at no costs.

Membership with MDPI Tuesday, 04 February 2014

The Main Library has a membership with the open access publisher MDPI (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute) as of February 2014.

SCOAP3: Almost 400 articles already published Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Almost 400 articles have already appeared in the first three weeks of 2014 in the journals of publishers participating in the open access initiative SCOAP3. Thereof 37 articles were published by Swiss authors.

The European Commission launches a pilot to open publicly funded research data Friday, 27 December 2013

Within the new Framework Program Horizon 2020, the EC launches a pilot project to open research data.

LERU takes concrete steps towards ERA (European Research Area) Tuesday, 17 December 2013

In the Memorandum of Understanding signed by the European Commission and LERU, open access is one of twelve identified area for action.

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Open Access in brief

The most important facts about Open Access (in German):


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Prof. Dr. Andreas Fischer, former President of the UZH

Prof. Dr. Andreas Fischer
"Computer und Internet erlauben es heute erstmals, wissenschaftliche Erkenntnisse unabhängig von Ort, Geld und Privilegien frei zugänglich zu machen. Bei Open Access geht es weniger um Verwertungsrechte als um eine historische Chance, die Wissenschaft für alle Interessierten zu öffnen. Die UZH hat diese Chance erkannt und in der Open Access-Bewegung schon früh eine Pionierrolle übernommen."

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