Open and Shut?: North, South, and Open Access: Mahmoud Khalifa responds from Egypt

lkfitz's bookmarks 2018-04-20

Summary:

"However, not everyone agrees that a global flip is practical, or even desirable, not least researchers based outside Europe and North America. To get a sense of how this approach looks from the Middle East I asked Mahmoud Khalifa, a librarian at the Library of Congress Cairo Office (and DOAJ Ambassador for the Middle East and Persian Gulf) to comment on MacKie-Mason’s answers to my questions, which he does below."

Link:

https://poynder.blogspot.com/2018/04/north-south-and-open-access-mahmoud.html

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Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) » lkfitz's bookmarks

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oa.new oa.strategies oa.conversions oa.gold oa.north oa.fees oa.business_models oa.economics_of oa.europe oa.negotiations oa.egypt oa.obstacles oa.middle_east oa.waivers oa.p&t oa.prestige oa.publishing oa.predatory oa.offsets oa.oa2020 oa.africa oa.interviews oa.journals oa.south

Date tagged:

04/20/2018, 13:21

Date published:

04/20/2018, 09:21