One nation one subscription’ is an elusive goal

Hulagabali, Santosh C and Muthu, Madhan (2020) One nation one subscription’ is an elusive goal. In: UNSPECIFIED Open Interview.

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Muthu Madhan is a long-time crusader for open access (OA) to scholarly literature in India. He has been promoting OA through interoperable institutional repositories – the green route for OA. He has spoken about the importance of OA in different forums, and written articles in popular journals. At present, he is working as Librarian of Azim Premji University. In this interview with Santosh C. Hulagabali, for Open Interview, Madhan shares his observation on OA developments in India and elsewhere. Also, he talks on different issues related to OA. From this conversation, one might trace the important events that gave impetus to OA discussions in India and elsewhere, and the people who inspired Madhan.

Item Type: Book Section
Authors: Hulagabali, Santosh C and Muthu, Madhan
Uncontrolled Keywords: Muthu Madhan, Open access, Open access movement, Open interview, Publishing
Subjects: Computer science, information & general works
Divisions: Knowledge Resource Centre
Full Text Status: Public
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