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Up and Away: Open Access in Portugal
- Author(s): Potts, Claude H.
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://er.educause.edu/articles/2013/5/up-and-away-open-access-in-portugal
Portugal stands out among nations that have embraced open access to scholarly communication because of its early adoption of institutional policies, creation of a network of repositories, and effective system of governance. And,nonprofit international publishing initiatives play an important role in opening up entire runs of Portuguese academic journals. This article provides an overview of the open access movement in Portugal.