Archive for September, 2014

Six UK medical research charities have joined together to create a new fund, the Charity Open Access Fund (COAF), which will be available from October this year, to researchers funded by any of these charities, and based at one of 36 universities. Eligible researchers will be able to apply to have their Article Processing Charge (APC) paid by this fund, to make their research immediately open access.
For more information about this two year pilot scheme, please click on the links below.

The six research charities involved are: Arthritis Research UK; Breast Cancer Campaign; British Heart Foundation (BHF); Cancer Research UK; Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research; and the Wellcome Trust.

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