OAPEN published today an OA toolkit. It’s a free-to-access resource that aims to help academic book authors to better understand open access book publishing, and to promote and increase trust in open access books. The toolkit may also be of use to stakeholders including publishers, universities, research funders and research institutions. To learn more about the toolkit please continue visit it!
The OAPEN open access books toolkit offers a coherent set of more than 30 individual articles addressing various topics related to open access books such as:
- What is open access?
- Common misconceptions about open access
- Copyright and licensing
- Quality assurance
- Publishing options
- Discoverability & impact