Charting the Open Access Scholarly Journals Landscape in the UAE | Mohamed Boufarss | Scientometrics, 2020

This study has explored the scholarly publishing landscape in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) based on information from international and local sources, while focusing on the share of Open Access (OA) titles, the language of publication, discipline, and the type of publisher.

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Pablo Markin

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12 months ago

This article illustrates well the trend of Open Access adoption that has been accelerating in recent years around the world, the predominant reliance on article processing charges (APCs) for journal-level financial sustainability and the tendency of university-affiliated journals, as publisher-financed venues, not to involve APCs.