January 30, 2004
2 Routes to Open Access: Archives and Institutional SubscriptionsThe Promise -- or Pied Piper -- of 'Open Access'
Publishers Fear Government InterventionBy LILA GUTERMAN
Universities that want to support open-access publishing of scientific research have found two ways to do so: create their own archives and buy institutional subscriptions to author-pays journals.
The institutions can sign up with BioMed Central, a commercial publisher of more than 100 author-pays