Archambault, É., Caruso, J., and Nicol, A. (2014).
The present report examines policies and strategies that aim to foster open access (OA) and discusses how OA policies are monitored and enforced. The analysis is supported by findings from the literature on the global progression of OA since 1996, and comments on themes and debates that have emerged from the OA movement.
Keywords: open access, bibliometrics, scientometrics, scientific production, scientific impact, publication statistics, Europe