Resources

This page includes useful links to information to help with promoting open access, understanding publisher agreements, repositories, open access journalsmeasurement & metrics and statements about open access.

Promoting open access

MIT has been collecting since July 2012 stories from individuals who have been downloading papers from the MIT repository. A very powerful argument for the breadth of use of open access research.

Understanding publisher agreements

Repositories (green OA)

Open access journals (gold OA)

Measurement and metrics

The National Digital Learning Resources have an open access toolkit to support bibliometrics training and awareness

The SPARC Article Level Metrics – a Primer defines article level metrics and discusses how they fit within the tenure and promotions process

Statements about open access

NOTE: these pages are a work in progress. Corrections and additions welcomed through the contact form.

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