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Open and Shut?: Björn Brembs on the state of Open Access: Where are we, what still needs to be done?

Open and Shut?: Björn Brembs on the state of Open Access: Where are we, what still needs to be done? | Open access in science | Scoop.it
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The Inevitability of Open Access: Update One  

The Inevitability of Open Access: Update One   | Open access in science | Scoop.it
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This paper updates the author's 2012 article, "The Inevitability of Open Access" with recently published data. As a result it is possible to predict that Gold OA could account for 50 percent of the scholarly journal articles sometime between 2018 and 2020, and 90 percent of articles as soon as 2021 and more conservatively by 2024.

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EC study finds low citation gains for gold open access

EC study finds low citation gains for gold open access | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Advantages to making research freely available are still limited when publication is via gold journals
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Hum what to think of this result ?

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EUROPA - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Open access to research publications reaching 'tipping point'

EUROPA - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Open access to research publications reaching 'tipping point' | Open access in science | Scoop.it
European Commission - Press Release details page - European Commission Press release Brussels, 21 August 2013 The global shift towards making research findings available free of charge for readers—so-called 'open access'—was confirmed today in a...
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The reality of open access - physicsworld.com

The reality of open access - physicsworld.com | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Michael Banks looks at how governments are implementing open-access policies
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Open-access platform Libre launched

Open-access platform Libre launched | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Academics invited to publish papers, solicit reviews on new scholarly site
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Le 19:30 - Les revues scientifiques sont peu connues du grand public mais brassent des milliards

Le 19:30 - Les revues scientifiques sont peu connues du grand public mais brassent des milliards | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Elles tirent surtout profit de recherches universitaires qui sont financées en général par de l'argent public.
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Open data for science education | Sci-Ed

Open data for science education | Sci-Ed | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Science students can benefit greatly from educational materials that expose them to real-world data, but educators can't access most scientific data.
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By cross-pollinating career skills with the ideologies of “hacking,” academics can seed creative avenues of research

By cross-pollinating career skills with the ideologies of “hacking,” academics can seed creative avenues of research | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Open Access journals PeerJ and eLife have joined together to promote a day of open licensing awareness in academia through a hackday event on 6th July called “Hack4ac”. PeerJ co-founder Jason Hoyt ...
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Open access inaction

Open access inaction | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Jack Stilgoe: From time to time, it's important to pause the bureaucratic debate about open access and recognise how stupid scientific publishing is
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G8 science ministers endorse open access

G8 science ministers endorse open access | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Science ministers from the G8 group of the world’s richest countries have jointly endorsed the need to increase access to publicly-funded research.
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Beall's List of Predatory Publishers 2013

Beall's List of Predatory Publishers 2013 | Open access in science | Scoop.it
By Jeffrey Beall Released December 4, 2012 The gold open-access model has given rise to a great many new online publishers. Many of these publishers are corrupt and exist only to make money off the...
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[Open Access Interviews] Bart van Tiggelen

[Open Access Interviews] Bart van Tiggelen | Open access in science | Scoop.it
The more papers are accessible, the more they will be cited
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Portrait vidéo de Bart Van Tiggelen sur la question de l' #OpenAccess #OA

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Government mistaken in focusing on Gold as route to full open access, says Committee - News from Parliament - UK Parliament

Government mistaken in focusing on Gold as route to full open access, says Committee - News from Parliament - UK Parliament | Open access in science | Scoop.it
The Government’s commitment to increasing access to published research findings, and its desire to achieve full open access, are welcome, says the Business, Innovation and Skills Committee in a Report published today.
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Whilst Gold open access is a desirable ultimate goal, focusing on it during the transition to a fully open access world is a mistake, says the Report. #Finch report #UK #OA

 
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Les articles scientifiques sont chaque jour plus en accès libre sur le net

Les articles scientifiques sont chaque jour plus en accès libre sur le net | Open access in science | Scoop.it
C’est une petite révolution. La science devient réellement accessible à tous. Près de la moitié des articles de recherche publiés en 2011 sont disponibles gratuitement, et légalement, sur Internet.
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50% des articles scientifiques accessibles sur Internet :) #OA #openaccess

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Étude sur le libre accès aux publications scientifiques | Le CDÉACF

Étude sur le libre accès aux publications scientifiques | Le CDÉACF | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Le libre accès atteint un tournant décisif: Science-Metrix présente une étude sur le libre accès aux publications scientifiques à la Direction Générale de la Recherche et Innovation de la Commission Européenne Trois nouveaux rapports de Science-Metrix...
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Des chiffres des plus encourageants pour la standardisation de l'#OpenAccess comme pratique courante de publication #OA

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Les communautés ouvertes ont donné vie au bouton open access

Les communautés ouvertes ont donné vie au bouton open access | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Ne pas pouvoir accéder à un article dont on a besoin est l’une des plus frustrantes expériences du quotidien d’un scientifique. Nombreux sont ceux qui cherchent une parade.
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Open data for science education | Sci-Ed

Open data for science education | Sci-Ed | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Science students can benefit greatly from educational materials that expose them to real-world data, but educators can't access most scientific data.
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A New Kind of Peer Review? - Neuroskeptic

A New Kind of Peer Review? - Neuroskeptic | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Writing in the Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, a Dr Yvo Smulders of the Netherlands makes a proposal: A two-step manuscript submission process can reduce
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Busting the top five myths about open access publishing

Rather than lock up knowledge in costly journals, increasingly universities and governments are recognising that publicly funded research should be open to all.This past year has seen new open access…...
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European Commission Public Consultation on Open Research Data: some impressions from the day | LIBER

European Commission Public Consultation on Open Research Data: some impressions from the day | LIBER | Open access in science | Scoop.it
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A Call for Open Access to Autism Diagnostic Tools: Scientific American

A Call for Open Access to Autism Diagnostic Tools: Scientific American | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Few studies of autism prevalence have been conducted in low- and middle-income countries. Freely available screening and diagnostic tools could help address this disparity
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Large-Scale Open Access for Research and Outreach | The White House

Large-Scale Open Access for Research and Outreach | The White House | Open access in science | Scoop.it
Paul Ginsparg is being honored as a Champion of Change for the vision he has demonstrated and for his commitment to open science.
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