Where is scientific publishing heading? | OUPblog

lkfitz's bookmarks 2017-11-27

Summary:

"However, the scientific publication industry is undergoing dramatic changes. The number of journals continues to increase, competing for the best papers, as evidenced by the large number of invitations we receive. With many journals remaining in the traditional format, relying on library subscriptions alongside ever tighter library budgets, there are a number of new journals opting for the open access route. In this model, it is the authors paying the fees. Following acceptance (or a pre-determined embargo period), their paper is then made freely available for all."

Link:

https://blog.oup.com/2017/11/scientific-publishing-heading/

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oa.new oa.scholcomm oa.societies oa.publishers oa.oup oa.uk oa.profits oa.gold oa.fees oa.hybrid oa.business_models oa.revenue oa.economics_of oa.predatory oa.predictions oa.journals

Date tagged:

11/27/2017, 13:44

Date published:

11/27/2017, 08:44