Versita Launches Versita Open, an Open Access Portal for Scholarly Journals
Connotea Imports 2012-07-31
"Versita today announced the launch of Versita Open, where publishers of scholarly journals can choose an open access model and services that best serve their needs. Versita Open has already attracted over 200 journals across numerous disciplines and expects to publish 500 journals in the near future. Versita Open (http://www.versitaopen.com) is an Open Access (OA) platform, which does not impose any open access model on participating journals owned by universities, institutes and societies. Some of them raise funding from article processing charges ("author pays" model), while most are funded by the universities, institutes and societies which own them ("publisher pays" model)...."