This Deliverable proposes initial draft policy recommendations to assist in removing or diminishing barriers to the EOSC and to Open Science. The deliverable covers four areas: Open Science and Open Scholarship; Data Protection, Assurance and Special Information Regulation Regimes; Procurement; and Ethics. The Open Science and Open Scholarship section includes consideration of Scholarly Communications; Intellectual Property Rights; Access to Infrastructures, Services and Resources; and KPIs/Metrics for Open Science. For each area, draft policy recommendations are proposed for further consultation.
This document comprises five papers: The main deliverable and four ‘White Papers’, one on each of the four areas described above.