OAPEN works with publishers to build a quality controlled collection of open access books and provides services for publishers, libraries, and research funders in the areas of dissemination, quality assurance, and digital preservation.
OAPEN operates two platforms, the OAPEN Library and - in partnership with OpenEdition - the Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB).
The OAPEN Library is set up to host and disseminate OA books. Usage of the collection is reported following COUNTER-compliant usage statistics.
This section highlights services and information relevant for librarians.