This paper is published in Volume-6, Issue-3, 2020
Area
Information Technology
Author
Mamatha Varier
Org/Univ
CHRIST (Deemed to be University), Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Pub. Date
18 May, 2020
Paper ID
V6I3-1240
Publisher
Keywords
Open-Access Journals, Review, Article processing charges, Author, Publisher

Citationsacebook

IEEE
Mamatha Varier. Review on open access journals, International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, www.IJARIIT.com.

APA
Mamatha Varier (2020). Review on open access journals. International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology, 6(3) www.IJARIIT.com.

MLA
Mamatha Varier. "Review on open access journals." International Journal of Advance Research, Ideas and Innovations in Technology 6.3 (2020). www.IJARIIT.com.

Abstract

Open Access Journals intends to make available data and publication of scholarly information free of cost to its users. The funds for operating the same are obtained from the charge levied from authors of the manuscript. The article outlines the history and development of open access journals. It also gives a description of the various aspects and functioning of open access journals. There are a number of open-access journals that operate and charge different amounts for publishing articles. Some are of the view that publishing in open-access is not worth since it is paid by the authors and forms an obligation on the part of the publisher to publish the article. The only method the open-access journals can and have adopted for proving them wrong are maintaining an expert panel of editors and reviewers with strict reviewing policies.
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