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Open Access and DEI: Correlations and Future Impact
Open access has been an important topic of discussion in scholarly publishing for several years. Similarly, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion initiatives are bringing about significant changes to the way publishers, journal editors, libraries, and researchers engage with the literature. This session will discuss how open access is evolving and broad initiatives that are impacting the publishing industry. Particularly, speakers will focus on the role open access plays in addressing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. How does open access impact researchers from underrepresented communities? What are the benefits and challenges of transformational agreements? What role does open access play in increasing collaboration?