Attention! A study of open access vs non-open access articles

@inproceedings{Adie2014AttentionAS,
  title={Attention! A study of open access vs non-open access articles},
  author={Euan A. Adie},
  year={2014}
}
  • E. Adie
  • Published 24 October 2014
  • Computer Science
In celebration of Open Access week we decided we’d take a look at some hybrid journals to see if there was any discernible difference in the quantitative altmetrics between their open access and reader pays articles. We picked Nature Communications to look at first as it’s a relatively high volume, multidisciplinary hybrid journal (at least it was during our study period – it has gone fully OA now) that clearly marks up authors, license and subject areas in its metadata. Plus we sit in the same… 

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