Open access in South Africa - Wikipedia
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"Open access to scholarly communication in South Africa occurs online via journals, repositories, and a variety of other tools and platforms. Compared to other African nations, open access in South Africa has grown quickly in recent years. According to Unesco, South Africa is a leading African country in terms of open access policies on the governmental level and grass-roots initiatives in universities and research organizations. As of April 2018, the international Directory of Open Access Journals records some 79 open access journals produced in South Africa. As of January 2018, there are nine research entities with policies in the international Registry of Open Access Repositories...."