Gold Open Access Publishing Must Not Be Allowed to Retard the Progress of Green Open Access Self-Archiving
Harnad, Stevan (2010) Gold Open Access Publishing Must Not Be Allowed to Retard the Progress of Green Open Access Self-Archiving. Logos: The Journal of the World Book Community, 21, (3-4), 86-93. (Submitted).
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Universal Open Access (OA) is fully within the reach of the global research community: Research institutions and funders need merely mandate (green) OA self-archiving of the final, refereed drafts of all journal articles immediately upon acceptance for publication. The money to pay for gold OA publishing will only become available if universal green OA eventually makes subscriptions unsustainable. Paying for gold OA pre-emptively today, without first having mandated green OA not only squanders scarce money, but it delays the attainment of universal OA.
|Keywords:||open access, green open access, gold open access, self-archiving, open access publishing, mandates, metrics|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Physical and Applied Science > Electronics and Computer Science > Web & Internet Science
|Date Deposited:||20 Dec 2010 10:51|
|Last Modified:||01 Mar 2012 13:57|
|Contributors:||Harnad, Stevan (Author)
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