There is a large variety of (online) resources where you can find more information on Open Access.
We have listed a few of them and try to keep it updated, but do not hesitate to signal us any interesting links you may know of !
- Open Access Week
- Open Access Scholarly Information Sourcebook : OASIS
- Knowledge Exchange
- Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
- Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)
- OpenAIRE project
Open Access to publications
- Open Access Strategies in the European Research Area – Science – Metrix, August 2013
- Proportion of Open Access Peer-Reviewed Papers at the European and World Levels—2004-2011 – Science-Metrix, August 2013
- OA expert Heather Morrison wrote a thesis on Open Access: you can find a first draft here.
An interesting and very up-to-date overview is being kept bij Peter Suber. Here you can find his monthly newsletter, his blog and several articles on the subject: http://www.earlham.edu/~peters/fos/overview.htm
Another comprehensive source is http://open-access.net/de_en/homepage. This site is particularly interesting because you can consult information on Open Access for your specific scientific domain.
Charles Bailey maintains an extended online-bibliography on the subject: http://www.digital-scholarship.org/sepb/sepb.html
Bailey, Charles W. The Scholarly Electronic Publishing
Bailey, Charles W. (2006). What is open access? (PDF, 196 KB).
Bailey, Charles W. (2005). Open access bibliography (PDF, 881 KB).
Canessa, Enrique & Zennaro, Marco (2008). Science dissemination using Open Access. ICTP – The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (PDF, 6,2 MB).
Ginsparg, Paul (2007). Next-Generation Implications of Open Access. In: CTWatch Quarterly, 3(3).
Mann, F., von Walter, B., Hess, T., and Wigand, R. T. (2009). Open access publishing in science. Communications of the ACM 52, 3 (Mar. 2009), 135-139.
Suber, Peter (2006). Open access overview.
Suber, Peter (2006). Six things that researchers need to know about open access.
Suber, Peter (2007). Trends favoring Open Access. In: CTWatch Quarterly, 3(3).
http://www.iusmentis.com offers an overview about Internet law & technology, including copyright issues (focused on the US and the Netherlands).
Open Data and Research Data Management
- Digital Curation Centre DCC
- Open Data Access Policies and Strategies in the European Research Area and Beyond – Science-Metrix, August 2013
- Linking Data and Publications: Towards a Cross-Disciplinary Approach, International Journal of Digital Curation (2013), 8(1), 244–254. http://dx.doi.org/10.2218/ijdc.v8i1.257