Open Access

Here is the place to find briefings and information as well as BERA’s public statements on open access developments.

Latest uploads are the responses from the Academy of Social Science to recent consultations from both HEFCE and RCUK. BERA fed into these responses and endorses the points raised.

March 2014 – HEFCE have announced their latest policy on OA – http://www.hefce.ac.uk/whatwedo/rsrch/rinfrastruct/oa/policy/

April 2014 – As the British Academy releases a new study on Open Access in the Humanities and Social Sciences, the study’s lead investigator, Chris Wickham discusses the results.

Open Access in the Humanities and Social Sciences: An Interview with Chris Wickham