University of Michigan Press Hits 2022 Open Access Books Target; Ready to Expand Open Access in 2023

August 23, 2022By LYRASISLYRASIS, Open Access 2 Comments

The following article was posted on behalf of University of Michigan Press. The 2023 Michigan Ebook Collection marks the third year of University of Michigan of Press’s renewed commitment to open access through its Fund to Mission program. This OA monograph model has allowed UMP to better align with our mission of sustainably distributing scholarship … Read More

LYRASIS Open Access Community Investment Program Meets Funding Goals

June 13, 2022By LYRASISLYRASIS, Open Access No Comments

LYRASIS is pleased to announce that the supporters of the LYRASIS Open Access Community Investment Program (OACIP) have achieved the 2022 funding goals!  What is OACIP? OACIP [pronounced O-A-C-I-P] is a community-driven framework that enables collective stakeholders to evaluate and fund open access content initiatives in a strategic way. OACIP brings together investment opportunities in … Read More

Expression of Support

June 16, 2021By Jennifer BielewskiOpen Access

LYRASIS has signed an Expression of Support for working with small independent publishers as recommended by the recent report, How to enable smaller independent publishers to participate in OA agreements. This report was released on behalf of cOAlition S and the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers by Information Power, a consultancy service specializing … Read More