@misc{cogprints5448, volume = {29}, number = {3}, month = {March}, title = {Clarifying Open Access: its implications for the research community (Letter)}, author = {John Harnad}, year = {2007}, journal = {Physics World}, keywords = {open access, Green OA, Gold OA, publishing models, publishing reform, self-archiving, research funding}, url = {http://cogprints.org/5448/}, abstract = {A critique of the CERN proposal to convert particle physics journals from the user-institution-pays subscription model to an author-institution-pays model for the sake of Open Access (OA). OA can be achieved via author-institution self-archiving ("Green OA"); it does not require converting journals to OA publishing ("Gold OA"), which is likely to cost some researchers more at this time.} }