Increasing the Visibility of Published Research: African Journals OnLine

  title={Increasing the Visibility of Published Research: African Journals OnLine},
  author={P. Smart},
  journal={Africa Today},
  pages={39 - 53}
The rise of the internet has increased expectations about how research information can and should be disseminated globally, and this change has had an impact on journals published within Africa—journals that have previously been unable to take advantage of this medium. This article investigates the current visibility of African journals in the international research community and discusses initiatives that have been developed to help researchers gain access to information and make their own… Expand
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