The debate over open access is missing the point
johnhiltoneditor's bookmarks 2019-01-06
- It is more important to a funder to know that the research advances knowledge and has an impact on the field than that it is published in a prestigious journal (or not).
- Improving journal quality assurance is more important than improving the business model.
- Focusing on open access misses the point that journals need to improve their quality standards.