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January 10, 2014
By:
Stacie Lemick, SPARC
December 19, 2013
By:
Andrea Peterson, The Washington Post
December 18, 2013

Developing and emerging countries searching for a model of Open Access publishing should take a long look at how the publishing system has evolved in Latin America.

December 18, 2013
By:
Caralee Adams
Developing and emerging countries searching for a model of Open Access publishing should take a long look at how the publishing system has evolved in Latin America. Before the phrase “Open Access” was coined and the movement officially launched, academics in Brazil embraced sharing scholarly research online and the idea spread.
December 17, 2013
By:
Olivia Solon, Wired
December 10, 2013
Open Access Week events showcased the many ways people across the globe informed staff, faculty, and students to the benefits of Open Access. While there have been many advancements made here in the U.S. and the U.K., developing countries have utilized new publishing models to capitalize on opening up research results and data. Latin America, in particular has seen unprecedented surge in advocacy for public access –Argentina now has legislation that requires all publicly funded research be available in open access interoperable institutional repositories.

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