At MIT anthropologists plan a model for Open Access

peter.suber's bookmarks 2019-05-04

Summary:

"Publishers, librarians, research funders, and leaders from across the field of anthropology — including journal editors and representatives of the major Anglophone anthropological societies of both Europe and North America — gathered at MIT on April 24, 2019 for an invitational workshop focused on a sea change for everyone who attended: moving the discipline’s journals to an Open-Access (OA) model.

  Currently, the expense of academic publishing creates significant barriers to the broad dissemination of scholarly findings. The goal of the workshop was to consider a new model for providing open access to journal publications in a way that could transform both anthropology and a full range of academic disciplines...."

Link:

https://shass.mit.edu/news/news-2019-mit-anthropologists-plan-model-open-access

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Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) » peter.suber's bookmarks

Tags:

oa.new oa.anthropology oa.ssh oa.conversions oa.gold oa.events oa.mit oa.scoap3 oa.interviews oa.people oa.journals

Date tagged:

05/04/2019, 10:53

Date published:

05/04/2019, 06:56