Incentive or penalty for researchers to make their publications freely accessible? The practice of Oslo University College.

Authors

  • Trine B Haugen Oslo University College

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.7557/5.3022

Keywords:

self archiving

Abstract

As with other higher education institutions in Norway, Oslo University College (OUC) receives public funding for the published outlets based on the national documentation system. OUC has developed an internal system to stimulate the researchers to make their peer-reviewed scientific articles available in the institutional open digital archive (ODA).
When an article is not transferred to ODA, the money allocated to the faculty based on this publication, is reduced by 50%.

Author Biography

Trine B Haugen, Oslo University College

Professor in biomedical analysis, Faculty of Health Sciences and Pro-Rector R&D.

 

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Published

2014-07-10