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posted 03. March 2006 00:07
Source: CERN Labs Press Release.
A step forward for open access publishing
Geneva, 14 December 2005.
A landmark decision has been reached on the future direction of scientific publishing. At a meeting hosted by CERN1 on 7-8 December, representatives of several major physics publishers, European particle physics laboratories, learned societies, funding agencies and authors from Europe and the US, came together for the first time to promote open access publishing. Among the results of the meeting was the formation of a task force mandated to bring about action by 2007.
Read the full release at CERN