Open Access publishing Radix, 27 March 2017

The Library and the Plant Sciences Group would like to invite you to a meeting on Open Access publishing. The meetings will be held in Radix on 13 March, 27 March, 3 April and 10 April. 27 March, 3 April and 10 April.

Organised by Wageningen UR Library
Date Mon 27 March 2017
Time 12:30 to 13:30
Venue Radix, building number 107
Droevendaalsesteeg 1
6708 PB
0317 48 60 01
Room Radix W 0.1/0.2

Open Access publishing: Explore your options

Funding organisations are now mandating that researchers publish Open Access for projects they fund. To help its researchers in this endeavour, Wageningen University & Research has made pre-paid agreements for OA with many publishers. Hear about the different options you have to publish peer-reviewed articles Open Access. WUR Library will give you the latest information on OA issues relevant for PSG staff and PhD candidates. The lunch meeting will be repeated 4 times to give everyone the opportunity to join.


• What is Open Access? Green, gold and hybrid
• Pros and Cons of Open Access Publishing
• Requirements from research funding organizations
• How to choose a suitable Open Access option?
• Where can I get funding for Open Access publishing?
• Quality of Open Access journals and predatory publishers
• Open Access options for Plant Sciences Group journals

Please sign up before Friday 24 March at , Subject ‘OA publishing’.