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OpenAPC: transparent reporting on article processing charges reveals the relative costs of open access publishing

Pieper, Dirk (2018) OpenAPC: transparent reporting on article processing charges reveals the relative costs of open access publishing. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (25 Oct 2018). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

OpenAPC compiles a dataset aggregating all available institutional reporting on article processing charges paid for open access publications. Dirk Pieper describes how this openly available data can provide greater transparency and context to discussions around the overall costs of academic publishing, and also potentially set in motion cost-limiting mechanisms.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences/
Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2021 14:54
Last Modified: 21 Oct 2021 23:27
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/109289

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