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Scholarly Open Access | Critical analysis of scholarly open-access publishing DOAB: Directory of Open Access Books ePubTk The ePublishing Toolkit is a software package providing tools to help in publishing scientific content on the web. In particular, it helps creating/maintaining/running a family of online journals as WebApplication (see ePubTk at Living Reviews for a description of a particular usage scenario). You may follow the links below or explore the Tag Index for cross-component aspects of ePubTk. epubtk software ¶ Components ¶ The epubtk software is split into components (see also ComponentLayout). ​Living Reviews People ¶ *contact at livingreviews dot org* References ¶ ePubTk is acknowledged at various Open Access / Open Source sites, e.g Misc ¶ ​Project metrics at For a complete list of local wiki pages, see TitleIndex. Trac is brought to you by ​Edgewall Software, providing professional Linux and software development services to clients worldwide.

Open Journal Systems Open Journal Systems “Scholars need the means to launch a new generation of journals committed to open access, and to help existing journals that elect to make the transition to open access…”Budapest Open Access Initiative, 2002 Open Journal Systems (OJS) is a journal management and publishing system that has been developed by the Public Knowledge Project through its federally funded efforts to expand and improve access to research. OJS Features OJS is installed locally and locally controlled.Editors configure requirements, sections, review process, etc.Online submission and management of all content.Subscription module with delayed open access options.Comprehensive indexing of content part of global system.Reading Tools for content, based on field and editors’ choice.Email notification and commenting ability for readers.Complete context-sensitive online Help support.

Open Access Journals Search Engine (OAJSE) Open Access The Case for Open Access Open Access (OA) stands for unrestricted access and unrestricted reuse. Here’s why that matters. Most publishers own the rights to the articles in their journals. Although many researchers can access the journals they need via their institution and think that their access is free, in reality it is not. Paying for access to content makes sense in the world of print publishing, where providing content to each new reader requires the production of an additional copy, but online it makes much less sense to charge for content when it is possible to provide access to all readers anywhere in the world. PLOS Takes a Different Approach PLOS applies the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license to works we publish. Benefits of Open Access Research Accelerated discovery. Additional OA Resources

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Open Humanities Alliance What is Open Access? Open access means putting peer-reviewed scientific and scholarly literature on the internet. Making it available free of charge and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions. What is the Open Humanities Alliance? The Open Humanities Alliance is a community-building project of the Open Humanities Press. What is the Public Knowledge Project? The Public Knowledge Project is a research and development initiative directed toward improving the scholarly and public quality of academic research through the development of innovative online publishing and knowledge-sharing environments. How long can my journal be hosted with you? As long as ibiblio keeps supporting us, we can keep supporting you. was formed as a collaboration between the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill's MetaLab, formerly known as SunSITE, and the Center for the Public Domain in September of 2000. Who owns the copyright on journals hosted by the Open Humanities Alliance? No.

Open Science Directory Dove Medical Press - Open Access Publisher of Medical Journals ABC-Chemistry : Directory of Free Journals in Chemistry Online Journal Database