Charles Watkinson

Director, University of Michigan Press

About Charles Watkinson

I am Director of University of Michigan Press and Associate University Librarian for Publishing at University of Michigan, based in the USA

Open Access Expertise

Extensive Open Access Involvement

Professional Role

Librarian Publisher representative

Field of Open Access Expertise

Open Access across disciplines Open Access business models Open Access content Open Access metrics Open Access tools

Areas of Open Access Interest

Market Research on Open Access Open Access Case Studies Open Access in North America

Field of Subject-Matter Expertise

Anthropology and Development Studies Archaeology Area Studies Art and Design: History, Practice and Theory Classics Communication, Cultural and Media Studies, Library and Information Management English Language and Literature Geography and Environmental Studies History Modern Languages and Linguistics Music, Drama, Dance, Performing Arts, Film and Screen Studies Philosophy Politics and International Studies Sociology Theology and Religious Studies

Influencer Of


Channels contributed to:

Bibliometrics Content Tools

Rooms participated in:

Open Access Case Studies

Recent Comments

Jul 06, 2020

Economists always seem to have been very pro-Open Access. They are one of those disciplinary communities who were early to pre-prints with RePEc (which started in 1993). I presume that's still a hub of sharing but I haven't heard so much about it recently.