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Open Access: latest figures

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According a white paper published by Springer (the owner of BioMedCentral):

  • Only 12% of OA articles are paid directly by Authors
  • In 2010, 1.4 millions scholarly journals were published under OA
  • In July 2012, DOAJ has reached 8,000 titles
  • The BASE source indexes 36 million open access documents


Open access – broad readership, high impact. White paper, Springer, 2012. 6 p. Available online from:


Written by hbasset

October 30, 2012 at 8:54 pm

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