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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 (Unpublished)

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    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.


    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Additional Information: International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers -
    School: School of Arts > English, Theatre and Creative Writing
    Research Centres and Institutes: Contemporary Literature, Centre for
    Depositing User: Martin Eve
    Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2015 12:19
    Last Modified: 07 Dec 2016 15:36


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