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
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.