Archives par mot-clé : open access monographs

Open Access monographs in the humanities and social…

Open Access monographs in the humanities and social sciences conference : « As academics in most disciplines know, the unit cost of traditionally printed monographs is rising, while sales have been in steady decline. This is a particular problem in the … Continuer la lecture

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A project exploring Open Access monograph publishing in…

A project exploring Open Access monograph publishing in the Netherlands : « Monographs still play an important role in scholarly communication, particularly in the Humanities and Social Sciences. The availability of publication outlets for research monographs is crucial to the careers … Continuer la lecture

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OAPEN UK an Open Access Business Model for…

OAPEN-UK: an Open Access Business Model for Scholarly Monographs in the Humanities and Social Sciences : « This paper presents the initial findings of OAPEN-UK, a UK research project gathering evidence on the social and technological impacts of an open access … Continuer la lecture

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Free E Books and Print Sales Digital…

Free E-Books and Print Sales : « Digital technologies now enable books and other digital resources to be openly available to those with access to the Internet. This study examined the financial viability of a religious publisher that put free digital … Continuer la lecture

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OAPEN Final Report OAPEN started its activities…

OAPEN Final Report : « OAPEN started its activities on September 1, 2008 and has now completed its project phaseco-funded by the European Commission. The final stage of the project focused on the launch of the OAPEN Library, usability, and especially … Continuer la lecture

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Open Access monographic publishing in th…

Open Access monographic publishing in the humanities : « In recent years, it has become widely recognized that in the case of monographs, the traditional business model for books is losing its sustainability. Academic publishers have been forced to become more … Continuer la lecture

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Repurposing MARC Metadata for an Institu…

Repurposing MARC Metadata for an Institutional Repository: Working with Special Collections and University Press Monographs : « This paper describes the processes and workflows that transform Machine-Readable Cataloging (MARC) records found in The Ohio State’s University’s library catalog into Dublin Core … Continuer la lecture

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The OAPEN library and publication platfo…

The OAPEN library and publication platform is online : « OAPEN (Open Access Publishing in European Networks) is a collaborative initiative to develop and implement a sustainable Open Access publication model for academic books in the Humanities and Social Sciences. The … Continuer la lecture

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Free exchange of ideas.Experimenting wit…

Free exchange of ideas.Experimenting with the open access monograph : « Editor’s note: Maria Bonn’s essay, a review of the challenges of applying open access models to monograph publishing, is based on her presentation at the ALA 2010 Midwinter SPARC-ACRL Forum … Continuer la lecture

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Report on Best Practices and Recommendat…

Report on Best Practices and Recommendations : « This report is the third in a series of studies conducted by OAPEN on digital monographs in the Humanities and Social Sciences. The first report focused on the needs of users and stakeholders, … Continuer la lecture

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