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Global Portal Throws Spotlight On Open Access Movement

Munyaradzi Makoni | SciDev.Net | December 5, 2012

The open access (OA) movement — which campaigns for free scholarly information via the Internet — has welcomed a website that aims to be the first port of call for checking the status of OA around the world. Read More »

Regional Latin American And Caribbean Consultation On Open Access To Scientific Information And Research

Staff Writer | UNESCO | June 17, 2013

UNESCO in collaboration with the Government of Jamaica, University of West Indies and the UNESCO National Commission for Jamaica, organized The Regional Latin American and Caribbean Consultation on Open Access to Scientific Information and Research from 5 to 8 March 2013 in Kingston. Read More »

Unlock Local Research Potential With Open Access

Leslie Chan | SciDev.Net | December 8, 2011

The developing world is not well served by traditional research publishing, but can break new ground with open access, argues Leslie Chan. Read More »