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Monday, February 19, 2007

OA and OS in chemistry

Matthew H. Todd, Open access and open source in chemistry, Chemistry Central Journal, February 19, 2007. 

Abstract:   Scientific data are being generated and shared at ever-increasing rates. Two new mechanisms for doing this have developed: open access publishing and open source research. We discuss both, with recent examples, highlighting the differences between the two, and the strengths of both.