Diamond OA 2024: The World of No-Fee Open Access Journals

peter.suber's bookmarks 2024-06-19

Summary:

"The overall picture for 2023, the last year covered here:  422,941 articles in 2023—down a bit from 2022.  12,991 journals, of which 11,847 had 2023 articles when checked.  Diamond OA is about half humanities & social sciences (49% of articles and 63% of journals).  Diamond OA is almost entirely (97%) either published or funded by universities and societies and is mostly in small and medium-sized journals.  As in Diamond OA 2023, there is one key change from GOA9: publisher categories are replaced by funding sources, based on a rough investigation of where diamond OA journals not published by societies, universities, or governments get funding. See Chapter 3 for a discussion...."

Link:

https://waltcrawford.name/dia24.pdf

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Tags:

oa.new oa.no-fee oa.journals oa.monitoring

Date tagged:

06/19/2024, 08:53

Date published:

06/19/2024, 04:53