Dutch copy right law amendment support scientific authors to participate NWO’s open access policy

Amendment to Dutch copyright law (article 22f)a) strengthen the position of scientific authors vis-à-vis publishers and would give support to the NWO’s Open Access (OA) policy for the Green Road to Dutch Science. The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) is the main public funding agency in the country for the dissemination of the results of the research that it finances (both publications and data).

Country: Netherlands

Domains: IPR

Stakeholder: Government

Tags: legislation, Netherlands, funding, scientific research, open access, copyright

Posted on Thursday 9 April 2015

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