The World’s Approach toward Publishing in Springer and Elsevier’s APC-Funded Open Access Journals

« Purpose: The present study explored tendencies of the world’s countries—at individual and scientific development levels—toward publishing in APC-funded open access journals.

Design/Methodology/Approach: Using a bibliometric method, it studied OA and NOA articles issued in Springer and Elsevier’s APC journals‎ during 2007–2011. The data were gathered using a wide number of sources including Sherpa/Romeo, Springer Author-mapper, Science Direct, Google, and journals’ websites. (…) »

Source >, Hajar Sotudeh, Zahra Ghasempour, 17 avril 2018, College & Research Libraries, [S.l.], v. 79, n. 2, p. 257, feb. 2018. ISSN 2150-6701, DOI: