From the VSNU press release:
In the autumn of 2017 an important landscape study on open access for books was
In the period 2016-2017 VSNU – together with a number of experts working at universities – formulated definitions concerning the
Oxford University Press (OUP) and the Dutch universities have agreed on a new big deal, which also includes open access publishing. This is the first time this publisher has taken this step
100% open access publications by 2020. That ambition is stated by the National Plan Open Science.
Two Dutch universities have published their open science programmes.
In January 2018 two new EOSC projects started, EOSC-hub and OpenAIRE-Advance.
Two employees of Utrecht University Library, Jeroen Bosman and Bianca Kramer, have measured how many articles and reviews of researchers from Dutch universities have been published open access.
The Association of Dutch Universities (VSNU) has taken the initiative for a publicity campaign on open access. The campaign focuses on Dutch researchers.
The Dutch Coalition agreement declares "open science" and "open access" normative for scientific research in the Netherlands.
Dutch National website providing information for academics about the advantages of open access to publicly financed research
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