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How does an open access journal become distinguished? Go green…

Tweet “Of particular note, many researchers still are not aware of the available OA resources in their field, as they likely remain focused on the publications they “grew up with” during their own education. With the current generation of new scientists, it will then be up to the OA publishers to bring their journals to [...]

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Sun, February 12 2012 » Uncategorized » No Comments

The COAPI Cats: A directory of the 22 academic libraries setting the US open access agenda

Tweet The word is getting around from places like Library Journal that the recently formed  Coalition of Open Access Policy Institutions (COAPI)  will meet in person for the first time at a pre-conference meeting at the Berlin 9 Open Access Conference in Washington, DC, in early November 2011.   Just as SPARC fostered a vibrant [...]

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Thu, August 11 2011 » Uncategorized » No Comments

The ROAR of Open Access

Tweet Tracking the comparative performance of open access repositories, particularly the measurement of repository growth, was early on identified as a suitable mission for the  Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) , the  UK  agency  providing leadership in the use of information and communications technology in support of learning, teaching, research and administration. JISC coordinated the funding of [...]

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Sun, January 24 2010 » Uncategorized » No Comments