Plan S: The Ambitious Initiative to End the Reign of Paywalls

This September, cOAlition S, a group of 11 national funding agencies across Europe, launched a plan to take an aggressive approach to end the reign of subscription-based journals. This new initiative, dubbed Plan S, mandates that starting in 2020, academics receiving grants from participating agencies—which include funders in the UK, France, and the Netherlands—must make all scientific articles open access immediately upon publication.

Source: Plan S: The Ambitious Initiative to End the Reign of Paywalls

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