Re: New symbol to denote true open access (e.g. to scholarly literature), analogous to the copyright symbol

From: Stephen E Slevinski Jr <>
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2014 10:55:01 -0500

On 3/21/14, 10:22 AM, Jan Velterop wrote:
> But are the chances nil?
Unicode won't encode new symbols without demonstrated use. A recent
exception was a currency symbol, but it had institutional support.

If your new symbol gains widespread use, there is a chance. If you can
not demonstrate anyone using the symbol, the chance is nil.


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