The Open Scholarship Initiative
Working together in partnership with UNESCO to create the global future of open

Report from the Infrastructure Stakeholder Group


The stakeholder group agrees that:

  • Infrastructures, standards etc. are crucial for making open possible
  • The drivers for infrastructures, standards, identifiers and other bits and pieces of infrastructure in scholarly communication have (and still are) originated from the North/West
  • New bits and pieces of infrastructures need to be developed. For example, bits and pieces to facilitate handling and monitoring of APC-payments