Open access to social science journals in Latin America

Babini, Dominique Open access to social science journals in Latin America., 2010 UNESCO. [Other]

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English abstract

During the 2000s, Latin America has contributed to the development of alternative journal portalsintended to improve the visibility of and accessto regionally published socialscience journals. The relatively poor visibility ofregional journals and their authorsis often due to budgetary constraintsforthe distribution of printed journals, and theirlimited presence in international indexes. These are an incentive forthe development of open access(OA)

Item type: Other
Keywords: journals, Latin America, Caribbean, open access, Latindex, SciELO, Redalyc, CLACSO
Subjects: B. Information use and sociology of information > BG. Information dissemination and diffusion.
E. Publishing and legal issues. > EB. Printing, electronic publishing, broadcasting.
H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HN. e-journals.
H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HR. Portals.
Depositing user: Dra. Dominique Babini
Date deposited: 21 Aug 2013 19:32
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:27


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