Open access (OA) refers to the practice of providing online access to information (generally peer reviewed research articles or data) that is free of charge to the end-user and reusable. Open access - H2020 Online Manual (europa.eu)
This seminar will look at:
- What do we mean by Open Access and is it beneficial to the researcher?
- What the routes into Open Access, how to identify Open Access journals, the issue of predatory journals?
- Open Access and Funders requirements, is there a cost to publishing Open Access?
- The concept of journal prestige and Open Access
- Open Journal Publishing