Open Access Policies of Research Funders: The Case Study of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF)

The Austrian Science Fund (FWF) is the main funder for basic research in Austria. FWF has been instrumental in promoting Open Access in Austria and elsewhere and possesses a strong Open Access policy for the research it funds. This case study presents FWF as a good practice of an effective funder policy on account of its comprehensive strategy and multi-faceted approach for implementing and supporting it.


External Content (the link will open in a new tab)

Similar resources

Authors: Yaşar Tonta, Güleda Doğan, Umut Al, Orçun Madran
Publication year: 2015
Language: English (EN)
Level of knowledge: Introductory: no previous knowledge is required
Usage rights:

Attribution - CC-BY

Audience