BOKU and OA
Milestones to Open Access at BOKU
- In 2015 BOKUs Open Access Strategy was signed by the rectorate and published on June, 24th 2015 in Mitteilungsblatt Nr. 17. The Open Access Strategy was entered in the Registry of Open Access Repository Mandates and Policies (ROARMAP).
- As a signatory of the Berlin Declaration BOKU endorses Open Access to scientific literature.
- The Directory of Open Access Journals only includes journals with a strict quality management. BOKU supports DOAJ with an annual contribution together with other universities.
- The BOKU library is part of the project “Austrian Transition to Open Access (AT2OA)”. Whose overall goal is to support the transition from Closed Access to Open Access of scientific publications and to provide supporting measures.