TITLE

Open access in medical publishing: trends and countertrends

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/18/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 2, p149
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Addresses the issue of open access in medical journals publishing. Decision of the British Medical Journal to impose reader charges for nonsubscribers as of January 18, 2005; Arguments for and against free-to-user access in medical journals publishing; Noneconomic benefits derived by the Canadian Medical Association Journal from its decision to allow readers and authors to have access to the journal free of fees and charges.
ACCESSION #
15619200

 

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