The Public Knowledge Project (PKP) is a multi-university initiative developing free open source software and conducting research to improve the quality and reach of scholarly publishing. PKP is focused on the importance of making the results of publicly funded research freely available through open access policies, and on developing strategies for making this possible including open source software solutions. The Open Journal Systems (OJS), the world’s most widely used open source journal management and publishing system, has been developed by PKP.
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|HIRMEOS is a Operas project funded in the framework of the HORIZON 2020 program. We thank the European Commission very much for its generous support to the realization of the work-shop on Open access monographs.|