THEORY: open access policies at premier institutions will have ripple effects

by Lindsey

Princeton University recently wrote a new open access policy (report) giving the University the “nonexclusive right to make available copies of scholarly articles written by its faculty, unless a professor specifically requests a waiver for particular articles”, and now the Times Higher Education has published an op-ed calling on peer reviewers to stop working at no cost for publishers who squirrel publications away behind paywalls insurmountable by most folks. Good.

h/t The Conversation