DoE U.S. National Laboratories join SCOAP3

Four U.S. National Laboratories joined SCOAP3 today. The libraries ofArgonne National Laboratory,Fermilab, Los Alamos National Laboratory andPacific Northwest National Laboratorysigned an Expression of Interest to re-direct their current subscriptions to High-Energy Physics journals to the SCOAP3 consortium.

To date, fifteen libraries across the U.S. are part of SCOAP3 and more are expected to join in the very near future. In seven months, 30% of the SCOAP3 budget has been pledged by libraries in 13 countries.