In my role as Vice President, Open Access at Springer Nature I'm delighted to celebrate this milestone with our authors and editorial teams around the world. Being the first publisher to achieve the publication of one million gold OA articles has fuelled our mission to keep pushing for openness and extend its reach beyond OA, to a future in which all science is open and unrestricted access is granted to all research outputs.
As we celebrate this milestone, we have been hearing from some of our authors about why they chose to publish open access and the impact they have seen as a result:
Visit our website to find out more about our OA journey so far and our plans to continue working to ensuring science and research is accessible and open to everyone, wherever they may be in the world. We invite you to join us as we look back and discuss our plans for the future, through videos, interviews and other resources, including our new infographic.