The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) has issued a Request for Information (RFI), asking individuals and organizations to provide recommendations on approaches for broad public access and long-term stewardship of peer-reviewed scholarly publications that result from federally funded scientific research.
For more information, see the KU Call to Action page.
How you can help: Respond to the RFI by January 12, 2012
You can assist this effort by responding to the RFI. The deadline for submissions is January 12, 2012. The eight questions and submission instructions are posted here: http://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2011/11/04/2011-28623/request-for-information-public-access-to-peer-reviewed-scholarly-publications-resulting-from. Submissions should be sent via email to email@example.com.
Thank you for your commitment to public access and the advancement of these crucial policies.