Fulfilling the Promise of Scholarly Communication – a Comparison Between Old and New Access Models

Prosser, David C. . Fulfilling the Promise of Scholarly Communication – a Comparison Between Old and New Access Models., 2005 In: Die innovative Bibliothek : Elmar Mittler zum 65.Geburtstag. K G Saur, pp. 95-106. [Book chapter]


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The convergence of dissatisfaction with traditional, subscription-based business model for scholarly communications and the development of new, digital technologies allow us to look consider the claims of new models. This paper describes the requirements of a scholarly communication system and investigates which model – subscription-based access or open access – best satisfies these requirements.

Item type: Book chapter
Keywords: Open access, repositories
Subjects: H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HN. e-journals.
H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HS. Repositories.
Depositing user: David C Prosser
Date deposited: 07 Jun 2005
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:01
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10760/6353


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