National Research Council OA Mandate begins January 2009

Update July 27: the NRC announcement can be found here. Thanks to Alison Ball and Peter Suber on Open Access News.

Richard Akerman on Science Library Pad has posted news of an open access mandate policy at the National Research Council, to take effect January 2009.

Thanks to Peter Suber on Open Access News for the alert.

This post is part of the Canadian Leadership in the Open Access Movement series.