Scientific information in the digital age

Important recent conference “Scientific information in the digital age: Ensuring current and future access for research and innovation” was organized by the European Commission in Brussels. You can read the joint document on “Scientific information in the digital age: access, dissemination and preservation “ , presented by J. Potočnik, Commissioner for Science and Research, and V. Reding, Commissioner for Information society and media, and adopted in February 2007. In the conference have been presented to Jan Potocnik more than 20.000 subscriptions to petition on OA: researchers, senior academics, lecturers, librarians, and citizens from across Europe and around the world have signed the petition. It has been stablished the EUA European University Association Working Group on Open Access.