Faculty council approves new course evaluation service | Campus | Indiana Daily Student

“IU’s [Indiana University’s] Open Access policy was also discussed at the meeting. The Library Committee of the Bloomington Faculty Council [BFC] researched open access to make a recommendation to the BFC as to whether IU should adopt an active open access policy. The committee did not recommend an active policy, said Jason Jackson, Library Committee chair. IU currently has a passive policy in which professors can publish their articles open access if they prefer. “Our concern, instead, was open access that’s achieved through the deposit of scholarly articles and manuscripts into a repository, such as IU Scholar Works,” Jackson said….”