Plan S has been fully active since Jan. 1st let’s check in and see how it is going! Ashley Farley, Chair of the cOAlition S Experts Group, will provide an update on the Rights Retention Strategy, the Journal Checker Tool, Monitoring Effects of Plan S, and additional work on exploring more sustainable open access publishing models. The focus will be on the Rights Retention Strategy and how authors and library institutions can promote and normalize the practice. Following the overview will be time for discussion/Q&A.
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What to expect
Community calls are always friendly, and we love new faces. The more you participate, the more you'll get out of it! No doubt there will be a lot of this too.