|Title||Read the Budapest Open Access Initiative|
|Year of Publication||2002|
|Authors||Budapest Open Access Initiative|
|Publisher||Open Society Institute|
The Budapest Open Access Initiative arises from a small but lively meeting convened in Budapest by the Open Society Institute (OSI) on December 1-2, 2001. The purpose of the meeting was to accelerate progress in the international effort to make research articles in all academic fields freely available on the internet.