The Future of the Academic Journal

The Future of the Academic Journal

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The world of the academic journal continues to be one of radical change. A follow-up volume to the first edition of The Future of the Academic Journal, this book is a significant contribution to the debates around the future of journals publishing. The book takes an international perspective and looks ahead at how the industry will continue to develop over the next few years. With contributions from leading academics and industry professionals, the book provides a reliable and impartial view of this fast-changing area. The book includes various discussions on the future of journals, including the influence of business models and the growth of journals publishing, open access and academic libraries, as well as journals published in Asia, Africa and South America. looks at a fast moving and vital area for academics and publishers contains contributions from leading international figures from universities and publishersHow the rise of open access is altering journal publishing John Willinsky and Laura Moorhead Abstract: This chapter describes the research that has been done on the impact of open access journals as well as by the research articles ... The chapter concludes by noting that now that open access has established itself , its success raises the question of whether the economic stratification of print journalanbsp;...

Title:The Future of the Academic Journal
Author:Bill Cope, Angus Phillips
Publisher:Chandos Publishing - 2014-07-01


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