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Tuesday, June 12, 2007

EBSCO proud to boost visibility of OA journals

KnowledgeSpeak has published an interview with Tim Collins, President of EBSCO.  Excerpt, quoting Collins:

...Another challenge we successfully tackled [in 2006] was to expand access to open access journals. EBSCO's databases are academia's most used for-fee online research tools, so it is our responsibility to help give exposure to open access journals. Our products now include many of these sources, offering them more exposure than was ever before possible. It was a time consuming project, but now we offer indexing for the best of these journals in our subject-specific research databases and we are set up to add good journals as they become available in the future....