Funding Sources for Open Access Article Processing Charges in the Social Sciences, Arts, and Humanities in the United States

« Article processing charges (APCs) are one method of many to ensure open access to research literature, but studies that explore the funding sources for such payments, especially as related to open access publications in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, have been limited. This study seeks to understand the range of funding sources that are available and used by faculties in these disciplines to pay for APCs associated with publishing in open access journals, as well as attitudes towards and awareness of available institutional funds that may inflect future engagement with open access publishing. (…) »

Source > mdpi.com, Melissa H. Cantrell, Juleah A. Swanson, 28 février 2020