Missing a golden opportunity? An analysis of publication trends by income level in the Directory of Open Access Journals 1987–2020

« The growing prevalence of the gold open access model can exacerbate the monoculture of research and inequality in knowledge production. This study examines publication trends in the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) journals by countries’ income level from 1987 to 2020. By combining article metadata from journals listed in the DOAJ with World Bank country income data, this analysis examines the trends visible in plots of historical open access publication data. (…) »

source > onlinelibrary.wiley.com, David Druelinger, Lai Ma, 18 avril 2023, https://doi.org/10.1002/leap.1543