The revised version of PlanS proposals have been released, with a response to feedback, rationale for revisions and the newly revised Principles and Implementation plan published on the CoalitionS website.
The new version takes into account feedback statements from 600 universities, learned societies, publishers, associations, and individual scholars from more than 40 countries. The Coalition has used this feedback to refine each of the over-arching principles to make both the intent and path to compliance clearer, as well as refining the guidance on how the principles should be implemented.
Key revisions to the documents include:
The new 10 Principles, from the Principles & Implementation page:
Visit the following links for the full details of changes from the CoalitionS website. All content can also be download as pdfs.
Rationale for Revisions: www.coalition-s.org/rationale-for-the-revisions/
Revised Principles and Implementation: www.coalition-s.org/principles-and-implementation/