Posted by: bluesyemre | April 9, 2013

Open Access is easier than you think by Valerie Forrestal


  • Gold open access journals are ones that make their articles freely available to the public, and sometimes (often?) require their authors to pay a publishing fee. This funding model puts payment for access to scholarship at the beginning of the publishing process, or the time of submission, not at the end, or time of access. This is also what most of us think about when people talk about open access publishing.

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