The University of Southampton
University of Southampton Institutional Repository

The Open Challenge: A Brief History

The Open Challenge: A Brief History
The Open Challenge: A Brief History
Milestones in the history of the Open Access (OA) Movement, especially the 1994 "Subversive Proposal" for authors to self-archive their peer-reviewed journal articles, the creation of the first OAI-compliant open source software for creating an Institutional Repository (EPrints, 2000), the evidence for the OA impact advantage (2001), the first OA Self-Archiving Mandate (U. Southampton ECS 2002), the OA Mandates Registry (ROARMAP, 2003), and the creation of the OA Policy Guidance organization for universities worldwide, EnablingOpenScholarship (EOS 2010).
open access, mandates, self-archiving, metrics, Southampton, EPrints, ROAR, ROARMAP, EnablingOpenScholarship, citations, impact
13-15
Harnad, Stevan
442ee520-71a1-4283-8e01-106693487d8b
Harnad, Stevan
442ee520-71a1-4283-8e01-106693487d8b

Harnad, Stevan (2010) The Open Challenge: A Brief History Public Service Review: European Science & Technology, 9, pp. 13-15.

Record type: Article

Abstract

Milestones in the history of the Open Access (OA) Movement, especially the 1994 "Subversive Proposal" for authors to self-archive their peer-reviewed journal articles, the creation of the first OAI-compliant open source software for creating an Institutional Repository (EPrints, 2000), the evidence for the OA impact advantage (2001), the first OA Self-Archiving Mandate (U. Southampton ECS 2002), the OA Mandates Registry (ROARMAP, 2003), and the creation of the OA Policy Guidance organization for universities worldwide, EnablingOpenScholarship (EOS 2010).

PDF pubservrefFIN.pdf - Version of Record
Available under License Other.
Download (456kB)

More information

Published date: December 2010
Keywords: open access, mandates, self-archiving, metrics, Southampton, EPrints, ROAR, ROARMAP, EnablingOpenScholarship, citations, impact
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

Identifiers

Local EPrints ID: 271816
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/271816
PURE UUID: 5e5a1b3a-6686-440f-bc74-e6ad34987457

Catalogue record

Date deposited: 18 Dec 2010 13:40
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 06:38

Export record

Contributors

Author: Stevan Harnad

University divisions

Download statistics

Downloads from ePrints over the past year. Other digital versions may also be available to download e.g. from the publisher's website.

View more statistics

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact ePrints Soton: eprints@soton.ac.uk

ePrints Soton supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/cgi/oai2

This repository has been built using EPrints software, developed at the University of Southampton, but available to everyone to use.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.

×