Canadian Universities and Sustainable Publishing

 A White Paper prepared on behalf of the Canadian Associaton of Research Libraries (CARL) by Martha Whitehead and Brian Owen.

Open access publishing cooperative study

This initiative is a realisation of Public Knowledge Project in collaboration with Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) and several main stakeholders of scholarly dissemination.
It explores the feasibility of the implementation of publishing cooperatives gathering libraries, journals, learned societies and university presses around a scholarly publishing model in fully open access.