Prospect for development of Open Access in Argentina

Miguel, Sandra and Bongiovani, Paola-Carolina and Gómez, Nancy-Diana and Bueno-de-la-Fuente, Gema Prospect for development of Open Access in Argentina. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 2013, vol. 39, n. 1, pp. 1-2. [Journal article (Paginated)]

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This perspective article presents an overview of the Open Access movement in Argentina, from a global and regional (Latin American) context. The article describes the evolution and current state of initiatives by examining two principal approaches to Open Access in Argentina: golden and green roads. The article will then turn its attention to: the support that Open Access receives from governmental sources; collaboration with international projects; and the perspective of Argentine authors regarding Open Access and self--archiving. It concludes with a reflection on the outlook, the main barriers and opportunities for Open Access in Argentina.

Item type: Journal article (Paginated)
Keywords: Open Access, Argentina, green road, golden road, Acceso Abierto
Subjects: B. Information use and sociology of information
B. Information use and sociology of information > BG. Information dissemination and diffusion.
H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HN. e-journals.
H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HS. Repositories.
Depositing user: Paola Bongiovani
Date deposited: 03 Jan 2013 16:56
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:24


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