Exploring Possibilities for Transforming Established Subscription-based Scientific Journals into Open Access Journals. Present Situation, Transformation Criteria, and Exemplary Implementation within Trans-O-MIM.

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BACKGROUND Based on today's information and communication technologies the open access paradigm has become an important approach for adequately communicating new scientific knowledge. OBJECTIVES Summarizing the present situation for journal transformation. Presenting criteria for adequate transformation as well as a specific approach for it. Describing… (More)

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@article{Haux2016ExploringPF, title={Exploring Possibilities for Transforming Established Subscription-based Scientific Journals into Open Access Journals. Present Situation, Transformation Criteria, and Exemplary Implementation within Trans-O-MIM.}, author={Reinhold Haux and Stefanie Kuballa and Mareike Schulze and Claudia B{\"{o}hm and Olaf Gefeller and Jan Haaf and Peter A. Henning and Corinna Mielke and Florian Niggemann and Andrea Sch{\"{u}rg and Dieter Bergemann}, journal={Methods of information in medicine}, year={2016}, volume={55 6}, pages={481-487} }