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Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015 By Walt Crawford
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This book reports on a comprehensive analysis of serious open access journals as of December 31, 2015: nearly 11,000 journals in the Directory of Open Access Journals. For 10,324 of the journals, the... More > study includes whether or not there's an article processing charge (APC), how much it is, and the number of articles in each year 2011 through 2015. The state of serious gold OA is described in terms of article volume, fees and revenue, subject segments, regions, type of publisher and other aspects. The book includes two chapters on the May 2016 "delisting" of 2,900-odd journals. Corrected growth & shrinkage tables.< Less
Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015 By Walt Crawford
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This book reports on a comprehensive analysis of serious open access journals as of December 31, 2015: nearly 11,000 journals in the Directory of Open Access Journals. For 10,324 of the journals, the... More > study includes whether or not there's an article processing charge (APC), how much it is, and the number of articles in each year 2011 through 2015. The state of serious gold OA is described in terms of article volume, fees and revenue, subject segments, regions, type of publisher and other aspects. The book includes two chapters on the May 2016 "delisting" of 2,900-odd journals. Corrected growth & shrinkage tables.< Less
Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015: A Subject Approach By Walt Crawford
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This book is a supplement to Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015. It adds a chapter for each of 28 subjects and slightly expands the three subject-segment chapters from the other book. Corrected... More > growth & shrinkage tables.< Less
Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015: A Subject Approach By Walt Crawford
eBook (PDF): $0.00
This book supplements Gold Open Access Journals 2011-2015, adding a chapter for each of 28 subjects and slightly expanding the subject segment chapters from the other book. Corrected growth &... More > shrinkage tables.< Less
Cites & Insights 15: 2015 By Walt Crawford
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Cites & Insights 15 (2015) combines all eleven issues into a single paperback volume, including indexes. The year is especially strong on open access (including the most complete survey ever done... More > of gold OA activity) but also includes major essays on the Google Book Project, books, social networks, fair use and more.< Less
The Gold OA Landscape 2011-2014 By Walt Crawford
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How many open access articles are published each year? This study offers a partial answer, looking at all journals in the Directory of Open Access Journals as of June 2015. Based on full site visits... More > (not sampling), the book offers detailed analysis of more than 9,512 journals and quick notes on several hundred others. Explicit site license for library concurrent use by authorized users.< Less
The Gold OA Landscape 2011-2014 By Walt Crawford
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How many open access articles are published each year? This study offers a partial answer, looking at all journals in the Directory of Open Access Journals as of June 2015. Based on full site visits... More > (not sampling), the book offers detailed analysis of more than 9,512 journals and quick notes on several hundred others.< Less
Cites & Insights 14: 2014 By Walt Crawford
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Volume 14 (2014) of Cites & Insights includes essays on ebooks (and print books, textbooks, libraries), magazines, futurism and more--but the biggest group concerns open access, including three... More > essays on access and ethics, one relating to Elsevier--and three original research essays under the umbrella title Journals and "Journals" that look in detail at Beall's list, the Directory of Open Access Journals and OASPA. This volume includes the fourth essay in that series, which begins the January 2015 issue.< Less
Beyond the Damage: Circulation, Coverage and Staffing By Walt Crawford
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This book extends the discussion in "Big-Deal Serial Purchasing: Tracking the Damage," looking at trends between 2002 and 2012 for U.S. academic libraries in circulation per capita, book... More > coverage and staffing per capita. Explicitly site-licensed: legitimate for simultaneous multiple downloads or uses from a single site.< Less
Beyond the Damage: Circulation, Coverage and Staffing By Walt Crawford
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This book extends the discussion in "Big-Deal Serials Purchasing: Tracking the Damages" to consider the effects on U.S. academic libraries from 2002 to 2012 in terms of circulation per... More > capita, book coverage and staffing per capita. Graphs appear in color.< Less