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Research in open access studies
Dr. Tamaro J. Green
The phenomenon of open access research has led to studies evaluating the growth and making comparisons to subscription based research studies. Laakso and Polonioli (2018) compare and evaluate the development of open access to subscription access journals. Smith et al. (2017) make a similar comparison in global health research.
Laakso, M., & Polonioli, A. (2018). Open access in ethics research: an analysis of open access availability and author self-archiving behaviour in light of journal copyright restrictions. Scientometrics, 116(1), 291-317. doi:10.1007/s11192-018-2751-5
Smith, E., Haustein, S., Mongeon, P., Shu, F., Ridde, V., & Larivière, V. (2017). Knowledge sharing in global health research – the impact, uptake and cost of open access to scholarly literature. Health Research Policy and Systems, 15(1), 73. doi:10.1186/s12961-017-0235-3
Dr. Tamaro Green is a computer science researcher and the founder of TJG Web Services. TJG Web Services, LLC is a consulting firm in the field of information technology. Dr. Green writes on topics of privacy, security, and ethics in information technology and computer science.
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