Making science count: open access and its impact on the visibility of science

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    Abstract

    Argues the case for self archiving in repositories. The evidence shows that this both speeds up time of citation and increases citation count. This improves the dissemination of research, and ensures both archiving and access.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages14-22
    Number of pages8
    Publication statusPublished - 2007
    EventInstitutional archives for research: experiences and projects in Open Access - Rome, Italy
    Duration: 30 Nov 20061 Dec 2006

    Conference

    ConferenceInstitutional archives for research: experiences and projects in Open Access
    CityRome, Italy
    Period30/11/061/12/06

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    Keywords

    • repositories
    • open access
    • bibliometrics
    • publishing
    • scholarly communication

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    Law, D. (2007). Making science count: open access and its impact on the visibility of science. 14-22. Paper presented at Institutional archives for research: experiences and projects in Open Access, Rome, Italy, .