Preprints: Their Evolving Role in Science Communication

« This briefing discusses the history and role of preprints in the biological sciences within the evolving open science landscape. The focus is on the explosive growth of preprints as a publishing model and the associated challenges of maintaining technical infrastructure and establishing sustainable business models. A preprint is a scholarly manuscript posted by the author(s) to a repository or platform to facilitate open and broad sharing of early work without any limitations to access. (…) »

source >, Iratxe Puebla, Jessica Polka, Oya Y. Rieger, janvier 2022,