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‘Predatory’ open access: a longitudinal study of article volumes and market characteristics
BackgroundA negative consequence of the rapid growth of scholarly open access publishing funded by article processing charges is the emergence of publishers and journals with highly questionableExpand
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Open Access to the Scientific Journal Literature: Situation 2009
Background The Internet has recently made possible the free global availability of scientific journal articles. Open Access (OA) can occur either via OA scientific journals, or via authors postingExpand
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Building information modelling - Experts' views on standardisation and industry deployment
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The goal of the single building information model has existed for at least 30 years and various standards have been published leading to the 10-year development of the industry foundation classes. Expand
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A study of open access journals using article processing charges
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We studied the APCs charged and article volumes of journals that were listed in the Directory of Open Access Journals as charging APCs. Expand
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Information Technology in Construction – Domain Definition and Research Issues
This article discusses the scope of research on the application of information technology in construction (ITC). A model of the information and material activities which together constitute theExpand
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Scientific journal publishing: yearly volume and open access availability
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We estimate the total yearly volume of peer-reviewed scientific journal articles published world-wide as well as the share of these articles available openly on the Web either directly or as copies in e-print repositories. Expand
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The Development of Open Access Journal Publishing from 1993 to 2009
Open Access (OA) is a model for publishing scholarly peer reviewed journals, made possible by the Internet. The full text of OA journals and articles can be freely read, as the publishing is fundedExpand
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Anatomy of open access publishing: a study of longitudinal development and internal structure
BackgroundOpen access (OA) is a revolutionary way of providing access to the scholarly journal literature made possible by the Internet. The primary aim of this study was to measure the volume ofExpand
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The publishing delay in scholarly peer-reviewed journals
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Publishing in scholarly peer reviewed journals usually entails long delays from submission to publication. Expand
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Open access to scientific publications - an analysis of the barriers to change
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This paper discusses, in view of the experiences of the last ten years, the many barriers hindering a rapid proliferation of Open Access journals and e-print repositories, which distribute scientific information freely. Expand
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