open access

What is Open Access? Open Access allows universal and free accessibility of all kinds of published information on the web. The concept was first introduced by the Budapest Open Access Initiative in February 2002. The initiative defined the concept of open access as follows: “The literature that should be freely… Read More »

Open Access Fosters Education and Global Collaboration

On May 27, 2016, under the presidency of the “Netherlands State Secretary for Education, Culture and Science,” European Union officials have come to an unanimous groundbreaking decision in the areas of research and innovation. Particularly, all scientific articles in the European Union must be freely accessible by the beginning of… Read More »

Open Access 2020 – The EU brings the future of ...