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Tuesday, May 06, 2008

Blog notes on Chinese scholarly journals

Karina Bradshaw, Monday 7 April - afternoon sessions, Karina Bradshaw & Kathryn Fielding - UKSG 2008, May 2, 2008. Blog notes on Ruoxi Li, Publishing & communication of Chinese scholarly journals, United Kingdom Serials Group 2008 Annual Conference (Torquay, April 7, 2008).
... The Open Access archives initiative aims to open & widen access to Chinese scholarly journals and has resulted in several projects, mainly Sciencepaper online - a non-profit making institutional repository which accepts pre-prints and PaperOpen an open access search engine which collates open access papers from across the world. More than 40,000 papers have been indexed and loaded into a beta version. There will be 6 million papers indexed from July 2008. ...
See also these earlier blog notes on the same presentation, by Nicola Osborne.