Archives par mot-clé : gold open access

All That Glisters: Investigating Collective Funding Mechanisms for Gold Open Access in Humanities Disciplines

« BACKGROUND This article sets out the economic problems faced by the humanities disciplines in the transition to gold open access and outlines the bases for investigations of collective funding models. Beginning with a series of four problems, it then details … Continuer la lecture

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Developing an Effective Market for Open Access Article…

Developing an Effective Market for Open Access Article Processing Charges : « This report was commissioned by a consortium of European research funding organizations led by the Wellcome Trust. The study was undertaken to stimulate thinking among research funders who have … Continuer la lecture

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Open Access—Are the Barriers to Change Receding …

Open Access—Are the Barriers to Change Receding? : « The move from subscription only publishing of scholarly articles to open access has been much slower than previously anticipated by many Open Access (OA) advocates. Despite the many advantages that OA offers, … Continuer la lecture

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The Transition to Open Access This report…

The Transition to…Open Access : « This report describes and draws conclusions from the transition of the Association for Learning Technology’s journal Research in Learning Technology from toll-access to Open Access, and from being published by one of the « big five » … Continuer la lecture

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Open Access and the Author Pays Problem Assuring…

Open Access and the Author-Pays Problem: Assuring Access for Readers and Authors in a Global Community of Scholars : « Out of concern for its lifeblood—communication—academia is rushing to correct serious inequities in access and revenue distribution by embracing open access … Continuer la lecture

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Planting the green seeds for a golden harvest…

Planting the green seeds for a golden harvest: Comments and clarifications on “Going for Gold” : « The economic modelling work we have carried out over the past few years has been referred to and cited a number of times in … Continuer la lecture

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The Inevitability of Open Access Open access…

The Inevitability of Open Access : « Open access (OA) is an alternative business model for the publication of scholarly journals. It makes articles freely available to readers on the Internet and covers the costs associated with publication through means other … Continuer la lecture

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Costs risks and benefits in improving access to…

Costs, risks and benefits in improving access to journal articles : « This paper reports on a study – overseen by representatives of the publishing, library, and research funder communities in the UK – investigating the drivers, costs, and benefits of … Continuer la lecture

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Open access journals – what publishers offer what…

Open access journals – what publishers offer, what researchers want : « The SOAP (Study of Open Access Publishing) project has analyzed the current supply and demand situation in the open access journal landscape. Starting from the Directory of Open Access … Continuer la lecture

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