11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Classroom C Sponsored by: University of Georgia Libraries
Contact: Mariann Burright Head,Science Collections & Scholarly Communication 706-542-6643
"Increasing Scholarly Impact with Open Access Publishing." James M. Donovan, Alvin E. Evans Law Library, University of Kentucky College of Law; and Carol A. Watson, director of the Law Library, University of Georgia School of Law.
Do people cite open access articles more than articles locked behind fee and copyright restrictions? Dr. Donovan and Ms. Watson will discuss findings from their 2011 article “Citation Advantage of Open Access Legal Scholarship.” The article is available from the Social Science Research Network: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1777090News release: http://columns.uga.edu/news/article/libraries-will-hold-discussions-about-open-access-publishing/
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