Academic authorship, publishing agreements and open access: Survey Results (2008)

“This report presents results from a national survey entitled Academic Authorship, Publishing Agreements and Open Access. The survey was undertaken in pursuance of the recommendations made under the OAK Law Report No.1 Creating a Legal Framework for Copyright Management of Open Access within the Australian Academic and Research Sector, August 2006.1 It was designed to provide evidence of the attitudes and practices of academic authors in Australia in relation to publication and dissemination of their research, which in turn will be used to build strategies for the effective management of copyright in the Australian research sector….”