Why hybrid journals do not lead to full and immediate Open Access

« In this brief note, we formulate 6 arguments that articulate why cOAlition S Organisations will not financially support the hybrid model of publishing. We define a hybrid Open Access journal as a subscription journal in which some of the original research papers are Open Access while others are only accessible via payment or subscription. A journal that publishes both original research papers and other professionally curated content (i.e. a magazine/news part) is not considered a hybrid journal under this definition. (…) »

source > coalition-s.org, 29 avril 2021