Open Access Policies of Research Funders: The Case Study of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF)
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Open Access | Austrian Science Fund | Austria | PASTEUR4OA | Funder | Open Access policy | Research | Good practice | Policy alignment
The Austrian Science Fund (FWF) is the main funder for basic research in Austria. FWF has been instrumental in promoting Open Access in Austria and elsewhere and possesses a strong Open Access policy for the research it funds. This case study presents FWF as a good practice of an effective funder policy on account of its comprehensive strategy and multi-faceted approach for implementing and supporting it.