599px-courtgavelOur previous blog entry on Scholarly Publishing and Open Access in HE  indicated that Harvard’s move toward scholarly repositories was the beginning of a crack in the academic publishing realm.  Nearly a year later,  all of the schools and faculty at Boston University Faculty  followed suit.  Now, we are seeing alliances across Law schools and Law Libraries as well:

In a broad call to action, a group of the nations’ law schools and law librarians have signed the Durham Statement on Open Access to Legal Scholarship.