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

@article{Kim2021InfluenceOO,
  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},
  year={2021},
  volume={8},
  pages={32-38}
}
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… Expand
1 Citations

Figures and Tables from this paper

The Journal Citation Indicator has arrived for Emerging Sources Citation Index journals, including the Journal of Educational Evaluation for Health Professions, in June 2021
  • Sun Huh
  • Medicine
  • Journal of educational evaluation for health professions
  • 2021
TLDR
The 2020 Journal Citation Ranking (JCR) had been published and a new citation index, the Journal Citation Indicator ( JCI), was announced, which provides a single journal-level metric that can be easily interpreted and compared across disciplines. Expand

References

SHOWING 1-8 OF 8 REFERENCES
Open access status of journals and articles in Journal Citation Reports
Purpose: There is somewhat of a difference between understanding the open access (OA) concept and practicing it by stakeholders. OA articles are mainly published by gold and hybrid OA journals, butExpand
Influence of the top 10 journal publishers listed in Journal Citation Reports based on six indicators
Purpose: : An accurate evaluation of the influence of the largest publishers in world journal publishing is a starting point for negotiating journal subscriptions and an important issue for researchExpand
Market share of the largest publishers in Journal Citation Reports based on journal price and article processing charge
Purpose: There are growing questions about the market share of the largest publishers. Although evaluations based on Journal Citation Reports (JCR) are important, librarians are more interested inExpand
Transitioning to Open Access: An Evaluation of the UK Springer Compact Agreement Pilot 2016-2018
TLDR
This article analyzes the UK’s first “read and publish” journals agreement and makes a number of recommendations for future agreements and considers compliance with Plan S guidelines. Expand
SPARC Landscape Analysis: The Changing Academic Publishing Industry – Implications for Academic Institutions
This landscape analysis was produced by SPARC in response to the growing trend of commercial acquisition of critical infrastructure in our institutions. It is intended to provide a comprehensive lookExpand
Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition
  • 2019
The changing academic publishing industry: implications for academic institutions [Internet]. Washington, DC: Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition
  • 2019