May 16, 2022

Open Access: Recording of the SCOAP3 Forum 2017 Available

From the SCOAP3 Website:

SCOAP3 held its fourth Forum, on December 7th, 2017.

This year’s Forum focused on the impact of SCOAP3 on article downloads and on the upcoming addition of APS journals.

A recording of the webinar is now available.

The video and the accompanying slides provide information on

  • A review of the first 4 years of the initiative (2014-2017);
  • A detailed analysis of the SCOAP3 impact on article downloads;
  • An outlook to the years ahead with APS joining SCOAP3.
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