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Open Access journals

There are different models for the financing of Open Access journals. They are either run by commercial publishers, scientific societies and research institutions.


Stefan Carlstein
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Most Open Access journals carry out some form of quality review (peer review) of the submitted manuscripts, just like commercial publishers do. In DOAJ, Directory of Open Access Journals, a database created by Lund University, over 3,000 peer reviewed journals in more or less all scientific fields are listed.

Read about open access journals in the Publication Strategy guide:

Content updated 2017-10-19

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