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    Challenges and opportunities (Open Access monographs)

    Eve, Martin Paul (2014) Challenges and opportunities (Open Access monographs). In: Beyond Open Access, 5 Dec 2014, International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers, London, UK. (Unpublished)

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    Abstract

    It is widely known that open access for research monographs is objectively harder than for journal articles. The economics and social processes are different, beyond a mere change of scale. That said, cause for optimism is to be found amid recent experiments that have demonstrated the value of such an undertaking. In this talk, I will set out the difficulties and the way in which some publishers are seeking to overcome them, as well as some proposed future directions for open access books.

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    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Additional Information: International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers - http://www.stm-assoc.org/2014_12_05_Beyond_Open_Access_Eve_Open_Access_and_the_humanities.pdf
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Arts > English and Humanities
    Research Centre: Contemporary Literature, Centre for
    Depositing User: Martin Paul Eve
    Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2015 12:19
    Last Modified: 07 Dec 2016 15:36
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/12147

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