Timeline of the open-access movement

Summary

The following is a timeline of the international movement for open access to scholarly communication.

1940s-1990s

  • 1942
    • American sociologist Robert King Merton declares: "Each researcher must contribute to the 'common pot' and give up intellectual property rights to allow knowledge to move forward."[1]
  • 1971
  • 1987
    • Syracuse University in the US issues one of the world's first open access journals, New Horizons in Adult Education (ISSN 1062-3183).[3]
  • 1991
  • 1994
  • 1998
  • 1999

2000s

2010s

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c d Open Access Working Group (30 April 2015). "Open Access to Research Data: Timeline". Access.okfn.org. UK: Open Knowledge Foundation.
  2. ^ "A Brief Timeline of Open Access". UK: Symplectic, Digital Science & Research Solutions Ltd. Retrieved 20 February 2018.
  3. ^ Nancy Pontika (ed.). "Early OA journals". Open Access Directory. US: Simmons School of Library and Information Science. OCLC 757073363. Retrieved 24 April 2018.
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  8. ^ Bo-Christer Björk (2017), "Growth of hybrid open access, 2009–2016", PeerJ, 5: e3878, doi:10.7717/peerj.3878, PMC 5624290, PMID 28975059
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  10. ^ "Project Factsheets: OpenAIRE Project". Openaire.eu. Retrieved 4 March 2018.
  11. ^ Eloy Rodrigues (2009), DRIVER and COAR: from infrastructure to confederation (PDF) – via Stellenbosch University, DSpace User Group Meeting, Sweden
  12. ^ Birgit Schmidt; Iryna Kuchma (2012). Implementing Open Access Mandates in Europe: OpenAIRE Study on the Development of Open Access Repository Communities in Europe. Universitätsverlag Göttingen. ISBN 978-3-86395-095-8 – via Open Access Publishing in European Networks (OAPEN).
  13. ^ "Web widget nudges scientists to share their data: Open Data Button launched to encourage public sharing of data sets", Nature, 532 (7597), 10 March 2016, doi:10.1038/nature.2016.19542
  14. ^ Singh Chawla, Dalmeet (14 November 2017), "Need a paper? Get a plug-in", Nature.com, 551 (7680), pp. 399–400, Bibcode:2017Natur.551..399., doi:10.1038/d41586-017-05922-9, A collection of web-browser plug-ins is making the scholarly literature more discoverable
  15. ^ "Tag 'oa.kopernio'". Open Access Tracking Project. Harvard University. OCLC 1040261573. Retrieved 14 June 2018.

Further reading

  • Mikael Laakso; et al. (2011). "Development of Open Access Journal Publishing from 1993 to 2009". PLOS One. 6 (6): e20961. Bibcode:2011PLoSO...620961L. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0020961. PMC 3113847. PMID 21695139.
  • "Evolution of Open Access: A Brief History", SciElo in Perspective, Brazil: SciElo, 21 October 2013. (Timeline)
  • Marie Lebert (2015), Open Access: a "chronology" (or timeline)

External links

  • "Origins of OA". US: University of Pittsburgh. (Includes timeline)
  • "History of", Open Access Tracking Project, Harvard University. Also: Milestones. (News feed)
  • Peter Suber. "History of open access". Harvard University. Compilation of Peter Suber's contributions to the history of open access, 1992–present.
  • "Timeline of the open access movement". Open Access Directory. This timeline was created and initially maintained by Peter Suber, who crowd-sourced it in February 2009 by moving it to the Open Access Directory.