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  • other research product . 2010
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Herb, Ulrich;
    Project: WT

    Claims for open access are mostly underpinned with 1. science–related arguments (open access accelerates scientific communication); 2. financial arguments (open access relieves the serials crisis); 3. social arguments (open access reduces the digital divide); 4. democra...

  • other research product . 2007
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Prowse, Stephen;
    Publisher: Emerald
    Project: WT

    A review of recent developments in remote document supply and related matters in the UK. With the decline in remote document supply the future participation of a key institution is called into question. While there are few other realistic options, the two leading altern...

  • other research product . 2004
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Chan, Leslie;
    Publisher: Canadian Journal of Communication Corporation
    Project: WT

    Scholarly communication and publishing are increasingly taking place in the electronic environment. With a growing proportion of the scholarly record now existing only in digital format, serious and pressing issues regarding access and preservation are being raised that...

  • other research product . 2006
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Bauer, Bruno;
    Publisher: Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Medizinisches Bibliothekswesen (AGMB e.V.)
    Project: WT

    Librarians amongst many others point towards Open Access Publishing as being the loophole in the current library and journal crisis. However, Open Access Publishing could entail higher costs for the university as a whole even though spendings for journals will cease. Th...

  • other research product . 2010
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Giglia, Elena;
    Project: WT

    The international meeting, Berlin 7: Open Access reaching diverse communities [1] took place from December 2nd to 4th, 2009 in Paris. This seventh follow up of the 2003 Berlin conference highlighted the different pathways to Open Access that research communities are tak...

  • other research product . 2006
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Mason, Ingrid;
    Publisher: University of Illinois
    Project: WT

    This two-part essay considers how digital culture has influenced ideas about permanence and looks at the change in collecting practice in a legal deposit library. The author asks: how is the idea of permanence, understood in cultural heritage terms, influencing digital ...

  • other research product . 2012
    Open Access Portuguese
    Authors:
    Barros, Moreno;
    Publisher: UFRJ e IBICT
    Project: WT

    The Academic Spring refers to the recent movements among scholars and scientists in favor of open access and against the policies of the academic publishing industry. This article presents an overview of the costs involved in the publishing of commercial journals as wel...

  • other research product . 2005
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Prosser, David C.;
    Publisher: Associação Portuguesa de Bibliotecários Arquivistas e Documentalistas
    Project: WT

    Advances in scholarship rely on the effective communication of research results. Discoveries need to be widely disseminated so that other researchers can build on them and contribute to an ever-expanding body of knowledge. The Internet age gives us opportunities never b...

  • other research product . 2005
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Sieving, Pamela C.; Liesegang, Thomas J.;
    Publisher: Associação Portuguesa de Bibliotecários Arquivistas e Documentalistas
    Project: WT

    Objective: To review scholarly communication and publication as they have developed in the biomedical academic and research communities; identify changes and new models being explored and implemented; and explore current challenges and new opportunities. Results: We rev...

  • other research product . 2010
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Giglia, Elena;
    Publisher: Minerva Medica
    Project: WT

    This contribution is aimed at presenting the principles upon which rely the mandatory Open Access policies of over 40 funding organizations worldwide. Most of them are in the biomedical field. Policies require that outputs of research publicly funded must be publicly av...

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