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What is Open Access?
The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) defines Open Access as "free, immediate, online availability of research articles, coupled with the rights to use these articles fully in the digital environment."
Open Access Overview
An introduction by Peter Suber, Director of the Harvard Office for Scholarly Communication and the Harvard Open Access Project.
SPARC: Open Access
An introduction by the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition.
A free book by Peter Suber (available in PDF format).
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