OPuS is a breeding ground for Open Access programs that share our vision.

In general, OPuS’ support for Open Access activities may include but is not limited to:

  • Expertise and support for setting up Open Access programs
  • Expertise and support towards finding grants to run the program
  • Use of OPuS’ network
  • Administrative support
  • PR

Examples of specific services offered to OPuS participants

  • Agreements have been established between several publishing parties regarding the costs of APCs (article processing charges) and the services provided in return for those prices.
  • Petitioning EU support for new pilot programs in various disciplines, ideally in collaboration with university libraries specializing in these subject areas.