Open Access WEek, 2020: The difference it Makes | TexLibris

peter.suber's bookmarks 2020-10-21

Summary:

"Much of the research being conducted at universities, colleges, and institutes around the world is written up by professors, graduate students, and research associates and published in toll-access (subscription) journals. Anyone lacking a subscription to that journal will not be able to access the articles published there. This creates a serious access problem for many people across the globe.

An alternative method of publishing, called Open Access, allows for anyone to read the results of research for free.

So, why should you care?..."

Link:

https://texlibris.lib.utexas.edu/2020/10/19/open-access-week-2020-the-difference-it-makes/

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Date tagged:

10/21/2020, 12:41

Date published:

10/21/2020, 08:41