Open Access Update – August 2018

1. Heather Piwowar​​ … et al. 2018. The state of OA: a large-scale analysis of the prevalence and impact of Open Access articles.
PeerJ. https://peerj.com/articles/4375/

Despite growing interest in Open Access (OA) to scholarly literature, there is an unmet need for large-scale, up-to-date, and reproducible studies assessing the prevalence and characteristics of OA. This article tried to address this issue.

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2. S. Arunachalam. 2017. Social Justice in Scholarly Publishing: Open Access is the Only Way.

American Journal of Bioethics, 17(10). http://dst.sciencecentral.in/36/3/UAJB_A_1366194-Postprint.pdf