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Open Access + Preprints:
Journals and scholars take action

How can scholars and academic journal publishers come together to make research open access? One option is via preprints. Today preprint servers are becoming a hot topic among virtually all disciplines. This eBook considers the role of preprints in the academic publishing landscape. 
 

Preprints and OA

How preprints are helping scholars and journals make research open access

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Preprint publishing 

The benefits and challenges of using preprint servers

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New preprint journal models

New overlay publishing models journals are pioneering using preprint servers

Scholastica is a web-based software platform for managing academic journals with integrated peer review and open access publishing tools. Over 500 journals across disciplines use Scholastica to easily manage their peer review and publishing process at a price they can afford.
 
Authorea is the leading collaborative platform to write, cite, collaborate, host, and publish research. Founded by two physicists out of CERN, Authorea aims to accelerate the entire research cycle, from writing to publishing, creating a new platform for researchers and scientists.
 
In this guide we overview: