Influence of open access journals on the research community in Journal Citation Reports

  title={Influence of open access journals on the research community in Journal Citation Reports},
  author={Sang-Jun Kim and Kay Sook Park},
  journal={Science Editing},
Purpose: The number of open access (OA) journals is rapidly increasing, and it is very important for librarians to understand the influence of OA journals on the research community. This study investigated the influence of the OA journals listed in Journal Citation Reports (JCR) based on various indicators. Methods: The data for this study were prepared by combining the JCR 2014 to 2019 journal list with the number of hybrid OA articles obtained by searching the Web of Science. Each journal’s… 

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