Open Science portal

Open access publiceren stimuleert gebruik zonder effect op boekenverkoop

Open access publiceren heeft geen negatief effect op de verkoop van boeken, maar het online gebruik én de vindbaarheid van deze boeken nemen flink toe. Dat concluderen onderzoekers die voor het eerst in Nederland grondig onderzoek hebben gedaan naar het open access publiceren van wetenschappelijke boeken.

Open access: copyright

As advocate of open access CWI strongly recommends that you publish in a reliable OA journal with acceptable  Author Processing Costs (APCs); a list of journals can be found on


Installing Unpaywall and Search Engine

Implementation guidelines for Plan S

Plan S – an initiative of European research funders to accelerate the transition to open access – will apply to all new NWO calls published as of 1 January 2021. To give researchers sufficient time to prepare, NWO has announced how it will implement the guidelines for Plan S in its grant rules.

Open Science portal

Open Access is a new paradigm in scholarly publishing. It aims to promote publishing models that ensure free and unrestricted access to research articles. It is the immediate, online, free availability of research outputs without the severe restrictions commonly imposed by publisher copyright agreements.