The University of Groningen has joined the Open Library of the Humanities which means that researchers can now publish for free in the new peer-reviewed open access megajournal for the humanities. OLH is an initiative that aims to do what PLOS did for biology – to free academics from having their labour appropriated and sold back to them by commercial publishers.
It is described as follows:
OLH aims to develop a nonprofit, low-cost, peer-reviewed, ethically-driven, sustainable, and inclusive scholarly publishing venture. The goal is to be non-profit, but sustainable.