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Friday, January 23, 2009

Many new and forthcoming OA journals from Academic Journals

Academic Journals has a large number of new and planned OA journals listed on its Web site. Journals are published under the Creative Commons Attribution License, but authors transfer copyright to the publisher. The article-processing charge appears to be $550 at each journal, subject to waiver. (Thanks to Norzaidi Mohd Daud.) Organized by launch date:

First issue in January 2009:

Planned for March 2009:

Planned for April 2009:

Planned for May 2009:

Update (3/16/09). Jim Till has gathered a list of the author-side fees for some of the journals.