Plan S

cOAlition S
Plan S is an initiative for open-access science publishing that was launched by Science Europe on 4 September 2018.wikipedia
103 Related Articles

Open access

open-accessopen access journalopen-access journal
Plan S is an initiative for open-access science publishing that was launched by Science Europe on 4 September 2018. According to the Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA), whose aim is to transform the business model of the largest publishers (by supporting projects like Project DEAL), Plan S puts smaller and emerging fully open access publishers at a competitive disadvantage, and potentially harms their prospects. The key principle states that by 2021, research funded by public or private grants must be published in open access journals or platforms, or made immediately available in open access repositories without an embargo.
Plan S and AmeliCA (Open Knowledge for Latin America) caused a wave of debate in scholarly communication around 2019.

Robert-Jan Smits

Professor Johan Rooryck of Leiden University was appointed Open Access Champion by cOAlition S on 28 August 2019; he replaced Robert-Jan Smits, who stepped down in March 2019.
He is known for his key roles in planning Plan S, to ensure that all publicly funded scientific publications are available in Open Access by 2020, as well as for being one of the main architects of Horizon 2020.

Science Europe

Plan S is an initiative for open-access science publishing that was launched by Science Europe on 4 September 2018.
* Plan S – an open access initiative launched by a consortium of research funding organisations led by Science Europe

Elsevier

Elsevier ScienceNorth-HollandJournal of Algorithms
Tom Reller of Elsevier said, "if you think that information should be free of charge, go to Wikipedia".
The Plan S open-access initiative, which began in Europe and has since spread to some US research funding agencies would force researchers receiving some grants to publish in open access journals by 2020.

Project DEAL

Projekt DEAL
According to the Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA), whose aim is to transform the business model of the largest publishers (by supporting projects like Project DEAL), Plan S puts smaller and emerging fully open access publishers at a competitive disadvantage, and potentially harms their prospects.
The VSNU did try to negotiate a Publish and Read model to secure their commitment to 100% open access by 2020, as set out in the National Open Science Plan and Plan S.

Cambridge University Press

CambridgeCUPUniversity Press
On 28 November 2018 the journal Epidemiology and Infection published by Cambridge University Press announced that it would convert to the open access model of publication from 1 January 2019, citing changed funder policies and Plan S.
In 2019, the Press joined with the University of Cambridge's research and teaching departments to give a unified response to Plan S, which calls for all publications resulting from publicly-funded research to be published in compliant Open Access journals or platforms from 2020.

Open science

open-scienceopen peer reviewopen scientific

Scientific literature

reportedscientific publicationsscientific article
Plan S is an initiative for open-access science publishing that was launched by Science Europe on 4 September 2018.

Leiden University

University of LeidenLeidenUniversity of Leyden
Professor Johan Rooryck of Leiden University was appointed Open Access Champion by cOAlition S on 28 August 2019; he replaced Robert-Jan Smits, who stepped down in March 2019.

Embargo (academic publishing)

embargomoving wallembargo period
The key principle states that by 2021, research funded by public or private grants must be published in open access journals or platforms, or made immediately available in open access repositories without an embargo.

Creative Commons

CCiCommonsCC-BY-2.0
Scholarly articles must be published under a Creative Commons Attribution license CC BY 4.0, or alternatively CC BY-SA 4.0 Share-alike or CC0 Public Domain.

Austrian Science Fund

FWFAustrian Science Fund (FWF)Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung

Finland

Academy of Finland

Academy Professor Academy of Finlandacademician