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Overview of scholarly communication

Swan, Alma (2006) Overview of scholarly communication In, Jacobs, Neil (eds.) Open Access: Key Strategic, Technical and Economic Aspects. Chandos

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Abstract

In this chapter, Alma Swan describes Open Access as emerging from a long history of scholarly communication, which has always been closely tied to changes in technology and economics. She describes how journal articles, books and monographs, and data have all been implicated in recent changes, but it is perhaps the recent developments in the dissemination of journal articles that have most exercised the minds of researchers, librarians, publishers and funders.

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Published date: 2006
Additional Information: Chapter: 1
Keywords: open access, institutional repositories, scholarly publishing, self-archiving
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 262427
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/262427
PURE UUID: e0831032-e216-4272-85c3-d8abdb799ebc

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Date deposited: 28 Apr 2006
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 08:51

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Author: Alma Swan
Editor: Neil Jacobs

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