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Open Access Spectrum (OAS) Evaluation Tool

Open Access Spectrum (OAS) Evaluation Tool

While the rapid growth of Open Access has seen an expansion in the availability of scholarly articles, it has also generated confusion within the research community. Many journals claim to be “Open” while actually placing moderate or severe restrictions on what an author or reader can do with an article, for example. It has become clear that not all “Open” is created equal. ...

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