The Open Access (OA) movement in Italy enjoys the active participation of single universities, research centres and supercomputing consortia. An overview of OA initiatives in Italy is followed by a more detailed presentation of PLEIADI- Portal for Italian Electronic Scholarly Literature in Institutional Archives, the Italian national platform to provide central access to digital content deposited in Italian Open Archives (http://www.openarchives.it/pleiadi). The presentation will conclude with some considerations of the future prospects of OA in Italy.
"Open Access in Italy: Achievements and Future Prospects,"
International Journal of Legal Information: Vol. 34
, Article 13.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.cornell.edu/ijli/vol34/iss2/13