Academic publishing in the online era

Harnad, Stevan, Varian, Hal and Parks, Bob (2000) Academic publishing in the online era Culture Machine, 2


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The origins of the discussion lie with a thesis Harnad has expounded in a number of recent publications. Put very quickly, Harnad maintains that academics working in the esoteric fields of scientific and scholarly research journal publication do not produce their written work with a view to selling it; they merely wish to have it read and used by their peers. This being the case, Harnad makes the 'subversive proposal' that such scholars, in addition to submitting their work to journals for peer review and publication, should self-archive it publicly on the Web -- both the preprint and the peer-reviewed, published final draft.

Item Type: Article
Organisations: Web & Internet Science
ePrint ID: 252951
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April 2000Published
Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2001
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2017 23:27
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