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Wednesday, January 03, 2007

Not on the A List for 2007

Shore Communications' forecast of publishing in 2007, Reality Checks for New and Old Forms of Publishing,

focuses on six key "A"s for the new year: Audience, Aggregation, APIs, Alternatives, Acceleration and Asia....

But not Access. 

However, its four-point summary of major trends in 2006 devotes one to OA:

Peer-driven publishing also helped to fuel a broadening acceptance of open access scholarly publications for scientific researchers.