Dutch research institutions and Elsevier announce Open Science partnership

Published on
May 19, 2020

The Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU), The Netherlands Federation of University Medical Centres (NFU), the Dutch Research Council (NWO) and the publisher Elsevier have announced a partnership agreement. The agreement includes publishing and reading services as well as the joint development of new open science services.

Open Access Books

Open Access Books is a continuous call that started at 1 June 2020 and will initially last until 2022. The total budget is 500,000
euros per year, with a limit of 10,000 euros per publication.

Applications for the call can be submitted throughout the year as long as the budget lasts.

More information

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