Developing Open Access Journals

Written By David Solomon
Developing Open Access Journals
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 January 2014
  • ISBN : 1780632150
  • Pages : 192 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Developing Open Access Journals

Developing Open Access Journals
  • Author : David Solomon
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-01-23
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : This book provides a practical guide to developing and maintaining an electronic open access peer-reviewed scholarly journal. Creating such journals, particularly if it is done well, requires a great deal of specialized knowledge that spans library science, web development, intellectual property rights and publishing, as well as well issues that ...

Policy Guidelines for the Development and Promotion of Open Access

Policy Guidelines for the Development and Promotion of Open Access
  • Author : Alma Swan
  • Publisher : UNESCO
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 76
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : UNESCO issued this publication to demystify the concept of open access (OA) and to provide concrete steps on putting relevant policies in place. Its focus is on scientific research from peer-reviewed journal articles. Building capacities in Member States for Open Access is a necessary but not sufficient condition for promotion ...

Open Access and its Practical Impact on the Work of Academic Librarians

Open Access and its Practical Impact on the Work of Academic Librarians
  • Author : Laura Bowering Mullen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2009-12-30
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : This book is aimed at the practicing academic librarian, especially those working on the ‘front lines’ of reference, instruction, collection development, and other capacities that involve dealing directly with library patrons in a time of changing scholarly communication paradigms. The book looks at open access from the perspective of a ...

Open Access Implications for Sustainable Social Political and Economic Development

Open Access Implications for Sustainable Social  Political  and Economic Development
  • Author : Jain, Priti,Mnjama, Nathan,Oladokun, O.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2020-09-18
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : Open access publishing can be used as a strategic tool to avail access to information and achieve universal literacy. Open access has gained importance over the past 15 years by making knowledge available to all, without any barrier of affordability or restrictions on using this knowledge to inform and develop. Open ...

Open Access and Digital Libraries

Open Access and Digital Libraries
  • Author : Lynne M. Rudasill,Maria Elena Dorta-Duque
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release Date : 2013-04-30
  • Total pages : 346
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : The social sciences have made fundamental contributions to the understanding of the economic, political and social life of nations in the past century. Social science libraries now have an important role to play in the context of the information society as significant sources of academic and social knowledge. This work ...

Transforming Scholarly Publishing Through Open Access

Transforming Scholarly Publishing Through Open Access
  • Author : Charles Wesley Bailey
  • Publisher : Charles W Bailey Jr
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : Can scholarly journal articles and other scholarly works be made freely available on the Internet? The open access movement says "yes," and it is having a significant impact on scholarly publishing. There are two major open access strategies: (1) open access journals publish articles (typically peer-reviewed articles) that are free of ...

Open Access and the Public Domain in Digital Data and Information for Science

Open Access and the Public Domain in Digital Data and Information for Science
  • Author : National Research Council,Policy and Global Affairs,Board on International Scientific Organizations,U.S. National Committee for CODATA
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2004-07-14
  • Total pages : 195
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : This symposium, which was held on March 10-11, 2003, at UNESCO headquarters in Paris, brought together policy experts and managers from the government and academic sectors in both developed and developing countries to (1) describe the role, value, and limits that the public domain and open access to digital data and information ...

Developing Open Access Journals

Developing Open Access Journals
  • Author : David Solomon
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008-02-14
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : This book provides a practical guide to developing and maintaining an electronic open access peer-reviewed scholarly journal. Creating such journals, particularly if it is done well, requires a great deal of specialized knowledge that spans library science, web development, intellectual property rights and publishing, as well as well issues that ...

Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management

Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management
  • Author : Peggy Johnson
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2014-03-21
  • Total pages : 554
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : In this sweeping revision of a text that has become an authoritative standard, expert instructor and librarian Peggy Johnson addresses the art of controlling and updating library collections, whether located locally or accessed remotely. Each chapter offers complete coverage of one aspect of collection development and management, including numerous suggestions ...

Open Development

Open Development
  • Author : Matthew L. Smith,Katherine M. A. Reilly
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 369
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : Experts explore current theory and practice in the application of digitally enabled open networked social models to international development. The emergence of open networked models made possible by digital technology has the potential to transform international development. Open network structures allow people to come together to share information, organize, and ...

Open Access to STM Information

Open Access to STM Information
  • Author : Anthi Katsirikou
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 207
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : Papers originally presented at the IFLA Satellite Pre-Conference held in Chania, Crete, Greece, August 6-8, 2010 in conjunction with the 76th IFLA General Conference and Assembly....

Beyond open access visions for open evaluation of scientific papers by post publication peer review

Beyond open access  visions for open evaluation of scientific papers by post publication peer review
  • Author : Nikolaus Kriegeskorte,Diana Deca
  • Publisher : Frontiers E-books
  • Release Date : 2022-05-18
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : A scientific publication system needs to provide two basic services: access and evaluation. The traditional publication system restricts the access to papers by requiring payment, and it restricts the evaluation of papers by relying on just 2-4 pre-publication peer reviews and by keeping the reviews secret. As a result, the ...

Information Resources in Toxicology

Information Resources in Toxicology
  • Author : Steve Gilbert,Asish Mohapatra,Sol Bobst,Antoinette Hayes,Sara T. Humes
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-16
  • Total pages : 1054
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : This new fifth edition of Information Resources in Toxicology offers a consolidated entry portal for the study, research, and practice of toxicology. Both volumes represents a unique, wide-ranging, curated, international, annotated bibliography, and directory of major resources in toxicology and allied fields such as environmental and occupational health, chemical safety, ...

Open Access and the Future of Scholarly Communication

Open Access and the Future of Scholarly Communication
  • Author : Kevin L. Smith,Katherine A. Dickson
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2016-10-05
  • Total pages : 318
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : This volume of Creating the 21st-Century Academic Library looks closely at issues of policy and infrastructure for libraries that wish to provide leadership on their campus in the transition to more open forms of scholarship. The authors discuss how to make the case for open access on campus, as well ...

Development in International Criminal Law Open Access Tools

Development in International Criminal Law Open Access Tools
  • Author : NG Pei Yi
  • Publisher : Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher
  • Release Date : 2016-08-29
  • Total pages : 4
  • ISBN : 1780632150
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Summary : Download or read online Development in International Criminal Law Open Access Tools written by NG Pei Yi, published by Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher which was released on 2016-08-29. Get Development in International Criminal Law Open Access Tools Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....